Oral and maxillofacial surgeons are dentists specializing in surgery of the mouth, face and jaws.
Highly effective in preventing decay on the biting surfaces of your chewing teeth, dental sealants are a simple procedure in which a tooth-colored acrylic "coating" [...]
Periodontal disease is a serious infection under your gumline. ARESTIN (minocycline hydrochloride) is an antibiotic that kills the bacteria that causes the infection. ARESTIN starts working quickly, right at the source of infection, and keeps fighting bacteria long after you leave the dental office. 1,2
The first "regular" dental visit should be just after your child's third birthday. The first dental visit is usually short and involves very little treatment. We may ask you to sit in the dental chair and hold your child during the examination.
Periodontal diseases are infections of the gums, which gradually destroy the support of your natural teeth. Plaque bacteria is the primary cause of gum disease in genetically susceptible individuals.