Gum Disease

The Importance of your Periodontal Maintenance following Gum Disease

We get questions about periodontal maintenance cleanings all the time.  See some of the information we give our patients on their visit following their deep cleaning with us.

What is this bubble in my gums?

This blog is prompted by a phone call I received from a panicking family member.  This family member said there was a boil or bubble under the lip in their gums near their tooth. They weren't having pain at this time but this is an abscess formation and can be the sign of a chronic issue.

Trends we see in Dentistry and Dental Needs

Our doc was recently interviewed by the local HR department to a large company in the area.  They too have difficulty extracting any information from dental insurance companies and wanted to get our feedback on the trends and needs we see most so they can better choose a plan for their employees.