Posts by Robert A. Sonnes

What Procedures Does a Periodontist Perform?

Posted by on Oct 9, 2018 in Blog, Periodontist | 0 comments

Periodontist Procedures Have you ever wondered what the difference is between a dentist and periodontist? While dentists are known best for focusing on your teeth and their needs, a periodontist specializes in the treatment of the surrounding gums and bones of the mouth. More specifically, periodontists perform procedures such as deep pocket cleanings, soft tissue removal, dental crown lengthening, dental implants and replacements, and bone grafting. Gum disease is one of the most common dental issues that affect adults today. The first phase of gum disease is called gingivitis and it is...

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Do I Need My Wisdom Teeth Removed?

Posted by on Aug 27, 2018 in Blog, Wisdom Teeth | 0 comments

Do I Need My Wisdom Teeth Removed?

As your wisdom teeth grow in, your dentist will likely recommend you have them removed. Not only are these teeth unnecessary, but also they tend to grow in crooked or misaligned. This can cause pain, overcrowding, and other issues within your mouth. Signs You Need Your Wisdom Teeth Removed Wisdom teeth often need to be removed by an oral surgeon. With four of them growing in, having them removed as soon as they start to present may be the best option. Knowing the signs of growing wisdom teeth is vital to this. Jaw or Tooth Pain Pain is one of the first signs of wisdom teeth growth. While it...

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Why You Should Consider Teeth Whitening

Posted by on Jul 18, 2018 in Blog | 0 comments

Why You Should Consider Teeth Whitening

Everyone wants a brilliant and beautiful smile. At Advanced Dental, we can help you whiten your teeth so you can smile more and worry less. Benefits of Teeth Whitening There are plenty of benefits that come with a pearly white smile. However, most people are not naturally blessed with one. In addition to this, age, beverages, and food items can all stain your teeth. If you are on the fence about whether or not to whiten your teeth – considering the benefits of a professional teeth whitening may help you make the leap! Better Looking Teeth A session with your dentist undergoing a professional...

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5 Signs That You Need Dentures

Posted by on Jun 6, 2018 in Blog, Dentures | 0 comments

5 Signs That You Need Dentures

Millions of individuals across Canada have dentures. This number in recent years, moreover, has been growing. As this number grows, so too do the amount of individuals who do not know whether they need dentures or not. This article provides five major signs that you need dentures. If any of these signs apply to you, and you are looking for dentures in Vancouver, go to the experienced periodontists in Vancouver, Advanced Dental Specialists. Contact Advanced Dental Specialists Today! 5 Signs That You Need Dentures in Vancouver The following signs that you need dentures often occur...

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Benefits of Dental Implants in Vancouver

Posted by on May 14, 2018 in Blog, Dental Implants | 0 comments

Benefits of Dental Implants in Vancouver

Dental Implants in Vancouver Do you have a missing tooth or missing teeth due to decay or injury? Are you in the Vancouver area? You may be wondering if dental implants are right for you. There are numerous benefits for dental implants if you are looking to get dental implants in Vancouver. Before getting into the benefits, what are dental implants? Dental implants are, in as simple language as possible, an artificial tooth and roots that are implanted in the place where the previous decayed tooth was. The roots hold the fake tooth in place. In order to insert the dental implant, the dentist...

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