Posts Tagged ‘Periodontal’

Periodontal Disease

Tuesday, November 1st, 2016

The toughest thing we deal with in a dental office on a regular basis is periodontal disease. Periodontal disease is usually slow progressing and overtime leads to loss of bone that supports the teeth. The signs of periodontal disease are subtle and generally not painful until the later stages. Why is periodontal disease so difficult […]

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Periodontal Disease

Thursday, May 28th, 2015

Periodontal disease is a silent disease in dentistry that often does not present with pain until it is very late. Usually slowly over time bone is lost around teeth, this progressive bone loss is called periodontal disease. What causes periodontal disease? Certain types of bacteria in the mouth will cause periodontal disease. Habits such as […]

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