Periodontal (gum) diseases are serious infections that can lead to tooth loss. Periodontal disease is a chronic bacterial infection that affects the gums and bone supporting the teeth. The two most common gum diseases are gingivitis and periodontitis. Gingivitis is the mildest form of periodontal disease. It causes the gums to become

Two things that most patients dislike the most about having dental work done are the shots and numb feeling when they leave the office that can last for several hours. Laser dentistry has made it possible to avoid the use of shots, so that patients can get out of the dental chair

The use of lasers to detect cavities is a revolutionary means of detecting dental problems at the earliest possible stage. Early detection of decay helps prevent its spread and preserves more of the natural tooth structure.   By pointing a painless laser diode at your teeth into grooves, fissures and cracks, it

            Laser teeth whitening is the newest method available for teeth whitening. It is growing in popularity because the laser teeth whitening procedure takes less than 30 minutes, and results are instant. The special laser light results in a faster, more effective procedure with up to a

A root canal is a treatment used to repair and save a tooth that is severly decayed or becomes infected. When the nerve of a tooth becomes infected a root canal becomes necessary. The root canal procedure requires the removal of the nerve and pulp inside of the tooth followed by a