Find the Answers to Your Gum Tissue Questions Here

Your gum tissues are very important parts of your smile and oral health. It’s best to know all about these tissues so you can keep them in tip-top shape and clean and care for them regularly. If you have questions about your gum tissues, these tasks might be difficult to do if you don’t have the right information. Dr. Nicholas... read more »

Treat Your Gum Disease With Laser Periodontal Therapy

If you suffer from the adverse effects of periodontal (gum) disease, then you need to visit our skilled periodontist, Dr. Anne Nicholas, and her team of specialists immediately. Gum disease is a destructive dental problem that can silently and painlessly damage your teeth and their supporting structures (bone and gums) over time. Indeed, if you ignore the problem, gum disease... read more »

Flossing Is Vital for a Strong and Healthy Smile

Our kind and friendly periodontist, Dr. Anne Nicholas, cares for you, your smile and your oral health. This is why she strongly encourages you to floss your teeth at least once a day. Flossing is very important. In fact, it’s vital for a clean and healthy smile. Flossing is perhaps even more important than brushing, though both practices are essential... read more »

Dental Checkups: A Way to Prevent Gum Disease

Your oral health and image are a reflection of your overall general health. One insidious “invader” to your oral well-being is gum disease (also known as “periodontal disease”). Gum disease is a serious gum infection that harms the gums and can destroy the jawbone if it’s left untreated. Other potential risks of untreated gum disease are strokes and heart attacks,... read more »

Causes and Treatments for Receding Gums

Have your gums started pulling away from your teeth, exposing the roots? If so, you have gum recession. This can be a troubling and painful dental problem that may make your teeth look longer, making your smile look unnatural. To start helping your gums, it’s best to visit your talented periodontist, Dr. Anne Nicholas, and her team of specialists. Together... read more »

Prevention Techniques for Gum Recession

Gum recession is a common dental issue that can leave you feeling self-conscious about your smile. It involves your oral tissues moving away from your teeth and exposing some of the tooth root surface, making your teeth look much longer than normal. Gum recession can be a major issue because it not only takes the beauty away from your smile,... read more »

How Can I Have a Healthy Smile This Holiday Season?

If you want to have a strong and healthy smile this holiday season, then there are things you need to do in order to achieve that goal. However, those things aren’t as tough as you think they are. Your strong and healthy smile is only a few steps away. To help you have the oral health you deserve, your periodontist,... read more »