Archive for December, 2020

The Importance of Board-Certification

Whether you’re referred to an oral surgeon by your dentist or are searching for one on your own, a good way to confirm the surgeon’s expertise is to check that they’re board-certified. This certification gives patients an easy, trustworthy way to identify oral surgeons who can provide the highest standard of care and are committed […]

Why Healthy Gums Matter

We’d all like to keep our own teeth as long as possible, but that’s not the only reason to maintain healthy gums. In addition to damaging the bone that holds teeth in place, periodontitis (gum disease) can negatively affect your health in many other ways. Research shows a strong link between periodontitis and the risk […]