Dr. Dennison has prepared this blog to help educate our patients about periodontal disease. Our hope at University Periodontal Associates is that this blog will provide any information you need to prevent gum disease from advancing.
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Should You Consider Dental Implants?
Do The Foods You Eat Impact How Much Your Gums Recede?
Early Gum Disease is Painless, So What Are the Signs?
Does Birth Control Contribute To Gum Disease?
How Lasers Improve the Chances of Successful Gum Disease Treatment
Gum Disease Reaches Far Beyond the Health of Your Gums
Why Periodontal Visits Are Usually Uncomfortable
Who Benefits from Gum Reshaping Procedures?
Where Can Gum Grafts Come From?
What Goes Into a Gum Graft?
You Need an Oral Cancer Screening Every 6-12 Months
Why Your Mouth Wants You to Spend Time Outside
Symptoms of Early Oral Cancer to Be Aware Of
Is Gum Reshaping Something You Should Consider?
Why a Dental Bridge May Restore Your Oral Health if You Just Recovered from Gum Disease
When Tooth Loss Hits, Treating Gum Disease Becomes Far More Difficult
Dangers Associated with Incomplete Gum Disease Treatment
Causes of Tooth Loss Related to Gum Disease
Can Oil Pulling Help with Gum Inflammation?
Are There Dangers Associated with Using Synthetic Grafting Materials?
How Do the Risks of Gum Disease Increase with Age?
Do Soy Products Keep Your Gums Healthier?
Is There a Link Between Gum Disease and Birth Control?
Is It Dangerous to Have Receding Gums?
Could a Gingival Flap Procedure Improve Your Oral Health?
Can You Get Dentures During Gum Disease Treatment?
What Happens if Your Gums Recede and Your Roots Get Exposed?
What Clenching Your Teeth Can Do To You
Weight Loss Can Improve Gum Health
Top 4 Flossing Mistakes We Commonly See
What Foods and Drinks Can Improve Gum Health
What Exactly Is Biofilm?
Do Your Gums Get Hurt When You Struggle with Diabetes?
A Breakdown of Scaling and Root Planing
How Drinking from Straws Can Affect Your Gum Recovery Following an Extraction
How Alcohol-Based Mouthwash Can Damage Your Gums
Does Oil Pulling Have Any Side Effects?
Does Gum Help Keep Your Mouth Free of Gum Disease
Onions Are Great for Increased Gum Health
How Salt Water Helps You Recover After a Gum Graft
What is a Perioscopy?
Signs Your Gum Disease May Not Be Reversible
What Happens to Your Gums When You Chew Tobacco?
What Gum Disease Can Do to an Open Socket
How Root Exposure Feels, and Why You Want It Treated
How Alcohol-Free Mouthwash Impacts Gum Disease
What You Feel When Your Gums Begin to Recede
Why Marshmallow Root is Said to Help Gum Disease
How Water Helps Treat Gum Disease More Effectively
How Poor Gum Health Impacts Your Quality of Life
How Gum Reshaping Increases the Health of Your Mouth
How Gum Disease Can Impact Your Quality of Life
How Gum Disease Can Get Diagnosed
Dry Mouth and Your Gums - What to Be Concerned With
Is There Any Worry about Getting Gum Disease After Getting False Teeth?
Improving Your Diabetes By Treating Your Gum Disease
Oils That Can Help to Reduce Gum Inflammation
Is Alcohol-Based Mouthwash Best for Gum Disease Patients?
Water Can Help Your Gums Stay Healthier During Periodontal Treatment
What to Do When Diagnosed with Aggressive Periodontitis
After a Tooth is Pulled, is Gum Disease Still a Concern?
Is Mouthwash a Required Part of Gum Disease Treatment?
How Crown Lengthening Can Help Give You Your Smile Back
Home Remedies That Can Help During Gum Disease Treatment
Is Gum Disease Putting You at Risk for Developing Asthma?
Is There a Connection between Weight and Gum Disease?
Understanding the Importance of Scaling and Root Planing
The Connection Between Drinking and Gum Disease
Stopping Smoking Improves Your Chances of Getting Dental Implants
Recovering from a Gum Graft
Rinsing Your Mouth after Bleeding Gums
Recovering from Gum Reshaping
5 Reasons Your Gums Are Pulling Back from Your Teeth
4 Reasons to Consider Pocket Reduction Surgery
Is There a Connection Between Gum Disease and Arthritis?
Gum Disease Could Increase Your Chances of Lung Cancer
What is Scaling and Root Planing and How Can I Avoid It?
How Much Sugar are You Eating?
What Are Mouth Ulcers?
Reversing Bone Loss
Three Types of Foods to Avoid When Your Gums Are Receding
The Most Common Dental Problems That Can be Avoided
What You Need to Know about Gingival Flap Surgery
What is Your Role in Periodontal Treatment?
Dental Implants Are a Great Investment for Your Future Health and Happiness
Is Your Gingivitis a Result of a Lack of Vitamin C?
Can Mouthwash Help with Your Gum Disease?
Are You Living with Periodontitis?
Is a Gummy Smile Just an Aesthetic Issue?
Four Reasons to Consider a Gum Graft
What Are the Benefits of All-on-4 Implants?
Using an Intra-Oral Camera in Periodontics
Restoring the Teeth with Crown Lengthening
Laser Treatment for Periodontal Gum Disease
When Should You See a Periodontist?
What You Should Know About Pregnancy and Periodontal Care
Improve Your Smile with Ridge Augmentation
Do You Need Scaling and Root Planing to Treat Your Gum Disease?
The Immediate Care Needed for Dental Implants
Is Chemotherapy Causing Problems with Your Mouth and Gums?
Do Your Gums Make you Embarrassed to Smile?
Tired of Missing out on your Favorite Foods?
Tartar Affects Your Heart - Find Out How
Are Your Receding Gums the Result of Gingivitis or Something Else?
Important Gum Disease Facts
What can Dental Implants do for You?
How One Lost Tooth can Damage your Mouth
The Issues Women Face with Gum Disease
Top Reasons to have Gum Grafting Performed
Periodontal Disease and your Heart