Posts by Robert A. Sonnes

Periodontal Health: Not Just Good for Your Mouth

Posted by on May 22, 2019 in Gingivits, Gum Disease, Periodontist | 0 comments

Periodontal Health: Not Just Good for Your Mouth

Your smile is more than what people see when they look at you. Your smile helps drive your confidence, and the makeup of that smile (your mouth) contributes to you being healthy and being able to show that smile to the world. For this reason, it is vital that you maintain good periodontal health. The Importance of Periodontal Health Periodontal health refers to the health of your gums and in such the health of your teeth and mouth. It is essential to understand the effects poor oral health can have on your teeth and gums. While many factors can lead to periodontal troubles, like smoking,...

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Why Live with Missing Teeth? Get Dental Implants Today

Posted by on Apr 19, 2019 in Dental Implants | 0 comments

Why Live with Missing Teeth? Get Dental Implants Today

Do you think you need dental implants? You might be suffering if you have a mouth full of missing teeth and aren’t able to chew on those gums of yours. Why not consider dental implants before you cause damage to those sensitive gums? Read on to learn about when it’s time to get a dental implant and the process involved with the whole procedure. When Is it Time to Get Dental Implants? Do you know when you can get dental implants? If you have a missing tooth due to tooth decay, trauma, or infection, then you might require a dental implant. Whether you are missing one or more teeth in your...

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Getting Rid of Yellow Teeth: How To Whiten Your Teeth Successfully

Posted by on Mar 20, 2019 in Teeth Whitening | 0 comments

You don’t have to live with yellow teeth forever, and at Advanced Dental Specialists there are several whitening solutions to fit anyone’s schedule, from take-home kits to in-office whitening sessions you are sure to have a brighter whiter smile! There are many things that can cause yellowing but it doesn’t have to stay that way seek out a dentist for whitening assistance today! Why Are My Teeth Yellow? No one wants to have yellow teeth, but it happens to many of us for a variety of reasons. There are tons of factors that affect your teeth color such as the food you eat, smoking, having poor...

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Receding Gums Treatment, Prevention, and Causes

Posted by on Feb 11, 2019 in Gum Disease, Periodontist | 0 comments

When gums recede, they can expose the pink tissue that covers the roots of your teeth. This tissue is very sensitive. When it is exposed, it experiences a higher risk of infection, decay, and ultimately, tooth loss. If your gums are starting to recede, you may have noticed sensitivity, pain, or signs of infection, such as gums that swell. Tooth loss may not be imminent, though – you can prevent and treat the recession of gums.    Why Do Gums Recede? There are several factors which might contribute to receding gums. The most common causes are the wear of the gums and inflammation...

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How to Deal With Dental Anxiety: Treatment Options and Sedation Dentistry

Posted by on Jan 14, 2019 in dental anxiety, fear of the dentist, sedation dentistry | 0 comments

 What is Dental Anxiety? Dental anxiety is used to describe any form of fear or stress associated with visiting a dental office. It could be connected with an anxiety disorder, but it’s also very common among those in perfect mental health. There could be triggers, such as needles or drills, or the anxiety could be triggered by the office itself. Some people may experience such an extreme form of dental anxiety that they avoid going to the dentist altogether.   Make Your Stress Free Dental Appointment Today!   How to Get Over Your Fear of Going to the Dentist   You don’t have...

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