Laser Gum Treatment for Periodontal Infections

Severe gum disease, also known as periodontitis, is an infection of the tissue and bone that hold your teeth in place, and can eventually lead to tooth loss. The condition largely affects adults in their 30’s and 40’s, according to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NICDR), and is usually caused by: For … Continued

Some Tips and Tricks to Maintain Dental Hygiene

Brushing your teeth twice a day doesn’t guarantee you’re giving your mouth all the attention it needs. Poor dental hygiene can lead to gum recession and a higher risk of gum disease. Proper brushing techniques and ensuring you have the right tools can make sure you have all of your bases covered when pursuing a … Continued

Busted: 7 Myths About Dental Implants

Dental implants have become a popular and effective solution for replacing missing teeth and restoring smiles. However, several myths and misconceptions about dental implants still persist. In this blog post, we aim to debunk seven common myths surrounding dental implants, providing you with accurate information to make informed decisions about your dental health. Myth 1: … Continued

The Connection Between Periodontal Disease and Other Health Conditions

Did you know that your oral health can have a significant impact on your overall well-being? Research has shown a strong association between periodontal disease (gum disease) and various other health conditions. In this blog article, we will explore the connection between periodontal disease and these conditions, highlighting the importance of maintaining optimal periodontal health. … Continued

Unraveling the Genetic Puzzle: The Role of Genetics in Gum Disease

Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, affects millions of people worldwide. While factors such as oral hygiene and lifestyle choices play a significant role in gum health, genetics also play a part in determining an individual’s susceptibility to gum disease. In this blog post, we will explore the connection between genetics and gum disease, … Continued

Dental Implants With Limited Bone Matter: All You Need to Know

Have you considered dental implants but have been told you may not have enough bone to support them? Bone loss in the jaws is common for different reasons, including periodontal disease or missing teeth. It can also make it difficult for patients to undergo implant surgery. But don’t worry; there are still options available. Although … Continued

Get to Know the Four Stages of Periodontitis

Although it is most commonly seen in adults, children can also have periodontitis. In some cases, periodontitis can be mild, and in others, it can be severe enough to require treatment. If you have any signs of periodontitis, it’s critical to see a dental professional for a diagnosis and treatment plan. This article will outline … Continued

Need to See a Periodontist? Look Out For These 6 Symptoms!

While both periodontists and dentists work on issues related to oral health, periodontists have specialized training and expertise in treating severe gum and bone issues. In addition to teeth, periodontists also focus on the gums and bone structures. They are equipped with advanced skills and extensive experience compared to general dentists. For example, if you’re … Continued

Hybridge Dental Implants: All You Need to Know About the Process

Dental implants are less visible than traditional teeth and can enhance the appearance of your smile. Dentures or implants can provide support and stability for your teeth, allowing you to smile confidently and enjoy eating and talking without worry. However, typical procedures for installing dentures can take several months. That’s where the Hybridge procedure comes … Continued

Dental Plaque and Tartar: Causes, Prevention, and Treatment

Dental plaque and tartar are two common dental problems that can cause tooth decay and gum inflammation. Although plaque and tartar can be difficult to remove, understanding the causes, prevention, and treatment of dental plaque and tartar can help you keep your teeth healthy and free from tooth decay. This blog will explore the basics … Continued

The Benefits of Laser Surgery in Dental Practice

From improved gum health to almost pain-free dental treatments, laser dentistry offers a host of benefits over typical dental procedures. If you’re considering opting for laser dental surgery, this article is for you! It will shed more light on laser surgery, its types, benefits, and applications.  What Is Laser Dentistry? Laser dentistry is one of … Continued

Minimally-Invasive Dentistry: Benefits and Applications

Dental professionals are always looking for new and innovative ways to improve oral health for their patients. One of the most popular dentistry techniques in recent years is minimally invasive dentistry. This blog will explore the concept of minimally-invasive dentistry, benefits to patients, and several applications. What Is Minimally Invasive Dentistry? Minimally-invasive dentistry (MID) uses … Continued

Snoring Correction: All You Need To Know

Millions of people suffer from snoring every night, which can cause major sleep deprivation and problems with concentration. If you’re one of these people, then you need to consider snoring correction devices. These devices help to stop or reduce your snoring, making it easier for you to sleep soundly through the night. In this blog … Continued

Various Specialties in Dentistry and How they Complement Each Other

Unlike many people assume, dentists aren’t the only professionals responsible for treating and managing all dental issues in patients. Instead, it is often a collaborative effort between several professionals, depending on the type of care a patient needs. This article outlines several specialties within the dental field and the roles they play in caring for … Continued

When to See a Periodontist? Watch Out for These 4 Signs

Oral or dental health is a critical aspect of overall health and well-being for people of all ages. However, over their lives, most people will experience some trouble with their teeth and gums. Getting the help you need in a timely manner is critical to maintaining healthy gums and teeth as well as avoiding disease … Continued

Tips for Caring For Your Teeth in Summer

Did you know that one in every eight adults experience tooth sensitivity? If you feel a sharp pain in your teeth that often radiates through the gums when eating hot or cold foods, you may have sensitive teeth. Thankfully, this article will shed more light on the condition and suggest ways to remedy it, so … Continued

All You Need to Know About the Pinhole Surgical Technique

If you are curious to learn more about pinhole surgery, a breakthrough technique for treating receding gums, this article is for you! Receding gums (Gingival recession) is a very common dental issue that affects people of all ages. In fact, research has shown that more than 50% of the population have gum recession of up … Continued

What to expect when getting a tooth extraction

A visit to the dentist to get a tooth pulled is a frequent source of stress for many people, but it doesn’t have to be. If you are wondering what to expect while getting ready, read this article to learn more. Looking for a periodontist in Sugar Land, Texas? Dr. Bret Dyer of Fort Bend … Continued

When do you need to see a dental professional?

Healthy teeth and gums are a vital part of your overall health. Sometimes, you may be experiencing dental issues that may not be immediately obvious. Read on to learn more about some signs you might need emergency dental care. Dr. Bret Dyer of Fort Bend Periodontics and Implantology is experienced in the treatment and management … Continued
Fort Bend Periodontics & Implantology

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