Latest periodontal disease Stories

2014-02-26 23:03:50

February is Gum Disease Awareness Month, and Dallas dentist Dr. Michael Neeley is reminding patients of the importance of noting gum disease symptoms and seeking treatment. Dr. Neeley offers patients relief from gum pain and other symptoms with the Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP®), a minimally invasive type of laser gum surgery. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 Dr. Michael Neeley is participating in Gum Disease Awareness Month this February by educating patients...

2014-02-26 23:01:03

Dr. Robert Follweiler urges all dental patients who are seeking periodontal treatment during American Heart Month to find out more about the link between gum disease and heart disease. Treatment and prevention of gum disease is an important step in reducing the risk of heart disease. Stuart, FL (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 Dr. Robert Follweiler offers cutting-edge periodontal treatment options to dental patients who suffer from gum problems and periodontal disease. All dental patients are...

2014-02-24 23:01:13

People who need gum disease treatment in Medina, OH, can now visit Dr. James Matia for the Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP®), a less-invasive alternative to conventional surgery. Patients who notice gum disease symptoms may avoid numerous undesirable side effects by scheduling an appointment for this highly effective laser gum surgery with Dr. Matia. Medina, Ohio (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 Dr. James Matia has joined the minority of dental professionals who perform the...

Dental Plaque Bacteria Hasn't Changed In More Than A Thousand Years
2014-02-24 06:39:26

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Plaque on the teeth of ancient skeletons dating back 1,000 years have been found to have a wealth of preserved bacteria and microscopic particles of food. An international team of researchers behind the project say this discovery is a “microbial Pompeii” of preservation. The team, led by researchers from the University of Zurich, the University of Copenhagen and the University of York, and including dozens of researchers from...

2014-02-23 23:02:19

In honor of American Heart Month, Dr. Doug Lowy and Dr. Reid Nelson of LN Periodontics are raising awareness about the connection between gum disease and heart disease this February. Although heart disease is not directly established as one of the many gum disease side effects, the known association between the conditions makes it imperative that Louisville patients seek prompt gum disease treatment. Louisville, KY (PRWEB) February 23, 2014 During American Heart Month this February, Dr....

2014-02-21 23:00:21

This February, Dr. Scott Silverstein and Dr. Matthew Parker are honoring American Heart Month by educating their patients on the known connection between gum disease and heart disease. Dr. Silverstein and Dr. Parker offer patients various periodontal treatments that can mitigate the health risks that are associated with gum disease. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) February 21, 2014 American Heart Month has inspired Dr. Scott Silverstein and Dr. Matthew Parker of Ohio Valley Center for Periodontics...

2014-02-20 23:00:25

Dr. Susan Goldfarb invites New Jersey residents to find out more about available gum disease treatment options during Gum Disease Awareness Month this February. Dr. Goldfarb offers gum disease patients a revolutionary periodontal disease treatment option called the Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP®). Teaneck, NJ (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 Dr. Susan Goldfarb announces that she now offers Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure, LANAP®, for patients who are in search...

2014-02-18 23:00:47

February is Gum Disease Awareness Month, and Dr. Thomas Mone is contributing by encouraging patients to be alert to symptoms and schedule a gum disease consultation if necessary. Dr. Mone offers his patients an effective and less-invasive means of treating gum disease, the Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP®), which reduces healing time as well as discomfort. Braintree, MA (PRWEB) February 18, 2014 During Gum Disease Awareness Month this February, Dr. Thomas Mone is...

2014-02-16 23:03:53

This February marks Gum Disease Awareness Month and Dr. Steven N. Rice of Advanced Laser Gum Surgery- Institute of Washington is helping Rockville, MD patients understand the importance of treating gum disease and acting promptly when symptoms, such as gum recession, first become present. Dr. Rice offers an advanced form of treatment known as the Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP®) that utilizes laser technology to treat periodontal (gum) disease quickly and with minimal...

2014-02-15 23:02:20

Dr. Keith Chertok is preventing gum disease by raising awareness of gum disease symptoms and its risks this February in light of American Heart Month. Patients experiencing periodontal disease in Berkeley, CA should seek out Dr. Chertok, especially if they are experiencing bleeding or swollen gums. Berkeley, CA (PRWEB) February 15, 2014 Several studies have shown that periodontal disease is associated with heart disease, and in light of American Heart Month, Dr. Chertok is trying to...

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