30 Aug 2021
5 signs your dental implant is failing

Top 5 Signs Your Dental Implant is Failing

Dental implants are a good replacement for teeth that are lost or broken, but in some cases they might experience complications. We asked several periodontists (dentists who specialize in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of periodontal disease and in the placement of dental implants) for the top 5 signs your dental implant is failing.


19 Jul 2021
6 really bad ideas for your teeth - how not to use your teeth

6 Really Bad Ideas for Your Teeth

We’ve all been guilty of using our teeth improperly. From using as bottle openers to opening up bags of chips, our teeth are more versatile than a Leatherman tool.  While it’s convenient to use our teeth as tools, it can be a bad idea.  Here are six really bad ideas for your teeth from dental experts:


04 Mar 2021

Genetics and Gum Disease

The data you get from your mom and dad that determines your eye color and height also plays a role in the health of your mouth! Genetics affects the onset and the progression periodontal disease. While gum disease does run in families, it’s not as quite as simple as other genetic traits like curly versus straight hair. So what is the role of genetics and gum disease?