Posts by Michigan Implants & Periodontics

Getting to Know Why Extractions May Be Necessary

Getting to Know Why Extractions May Be Necessary

Dental extractions may need to occur for a number of reasons. Luckily, there is nothing to fear about a tooth extraction, because they are preformed regularly by dentists. Many people do not understand why an extraction may be necessary, so here is some information on this procedure. When you undergo an extraction, you will most…

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Benefits of Botox

Benefits of Botox

Lacking confidence in your smile does not have to be endured any longer. With the help of Michigan Implants and Periodontics, you can achieve your poised smile through Botox. Although Botox is widely known as a cosmetic procedure, the whole team at Michigan Implants and Periodontics are able to turn this treatment into a way…

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The Chao Pinhole® Surgical Technique (PST™)

Chao Pinhole® Surgical Technique (PST™)

Gum recession is a frequently addressed issue and can develop through common factors such as brushing, genetics and poor oral health. Gum repair has historically involved grafting and suturing, but now there is a non-surgical alternative technique. The Chao Pinhole® Surgical Technique (PST™) can restore gum tissue and reverse the recession. This simple procedure offers…

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Steps for Dental Implants

Dental Implant Process

When you are missing one or more of your teeth, you probably wonder what choices are available to you in order to restore your smile. Luckily, major advances in modern implant dentistry have made dental implants a viable choice for many patients trying to replace a tooth. Dental implants require three simple steps and are…

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Your Options for Replacing Teeth

Your Options for Replacing Teeth

Are you suffering everyday with missing teeth, feeling less confident about yourself? Missing teeth is a dilemma that finds itself to a lot of people. Unfortunately, it has been a taboo topic for many years, and the solutions have not always been the best. With new technology constantly emerging and it making its way into…

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Stop Recession

Stop Recession

When you are suffering from periodontal disease, you have the opportunity to also be suffering from gum recession. Gum recession is when your soft tissue begins to fade away leaving more of your tooth, and roots to be exposed. In more serious cases, your jawbone may begin to surface. Gum recession is easily missed by…

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How Gum Disease Develops

Gum Disease

Gum disease typically develops when you don’t have an adequate level of dental hygiene. Failing to thoroughly brush your teeth or maintaining a poor diet and smoking for extended amounts of time are sure-fire ways for this oral disease to form. If you have a family history of gingivitis or if you have diabetes can make…

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Gum Diseases: Who’s at Risk

gum disease

Gum disease is not discriminatory – it can affect any one at any age. While it is true that gum disease is more prevalent in people over the age of 30, anyone is susceptible. Without treatment, gum disease can turn into periodontitis. Periodontitis is a greater infection of the gums, and the tissues that surround…

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The Truth about Cheap Dental Implants: 3 Things to Know

the truth about cheap dental implants

Dental implants are a near perfect replacement option for teeth. Dental implants are extremely durable and prevent jawbone thinning after tooth loss. Implants may seem expensive when researching tooth replacement options, but the value associated with the cost is incomparable. It is natural instinct to price compare when shopping, but when going with the cheaper…

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