Tags Archives: gum disease

09 May
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What is gingivitis? What causes gingivitis?

By: Stacey Rowson – Categories: – May 9, 2017

Gingivitis means inflammation of the gums (gingiva). It commonly occurs because of films of bacteria that accumulate on the teeth – plaque; this type is called plaque-induced gingivitis. Gingivitis is a non-destructive type of periodontal disease. I ... Continue Reading

25 Jan
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What Is A Screw Retained Crown?

By: Stacey Rowson – Categories: – January 25, 2017

What Is A Screw Retained Crown? Dental implant treatment involves two different phases of treatment. The surgical placement of the titanium screw is usually followed by a healing phase of 3-6 months. Once the implant surgeon has confirmed that the implant ... Continue Reading

06 Jan
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Why it’s important to replace missing teeth

By: Stacey Rowson – Categories: – January 6, 2017

Missing several teeth can severely influence your daily life. It can affect your general health, your appearance and self-esteem. Learn more about what role your teeth play in your mouth and the consequences of tooth loss. All of your teeth have an import ... Continue Reading

29 Nov
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How Do I Maintain My Dental Implants?

By: Stacey Rowson – Categories: – November 29, 2016

Long-term success of implants depends on how well they are maintained. Regular dental visits are essential. Your dentist will develop a dental visit program to ensure the health of your implants and remaining natural teeth. Periodontal disease can strike ... Continue Reading

23 Nov
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A clearly different way to straighten teeth

By: Stacey Rowson – Categories: – November 23, 2016

The British Orthodontic Society estimates that over a third of children require tooth straightening1. It follows therefore that a similar number of adults are equally affected if they didn’t have treatment as a child. However, the good news is that ... Continue Reading