Periodontics

Gum Disease Treatment

Traditional Gum Disease Treatment in Southfield, MI Many times early stage periodontal disease can be treated with nonsurgical periodontal therapy. This is generally accomplished with a procedure called Therapeutic Scaling & Root Planing. Therapeutic Scaling & Root Planing is a meticulous gum disease treatment in Southfield, MI designed to remove toxins and bacteria from root…

Bleeding Gums

Bleeding Gums Can Be a Sign of Serious Gum Disease Schedule Your Consultation Today! Do Your Gums Bleed When You Brush or Floss? You May Have Gum Disease Many people think that bleeding gums are just a result of brushing their teeth too aggressively. However, bleeding gums can be a symptom of a greater problem…

What is LANAP Laser Gum Therapy?

Less Pain. Less Discomfort. The Laser Alternative to Traditional Gum Surgery. Schedule Your Consultation Today! Gum Disease and Your Health Did you know that gingivitis and periodontitis is caused by harmful bacteria? Gum disease is often associated with tooth loss, heart disease, diabetes, underweight babies, and even some cancers. To avoid these consequences, you must…

LANAP® Procedure

Treat Gum Disease with the Minimally Invasive LANAP® Procedure Schedule Your Consultation Today! Gum disease treatments in Detroit, MI Gum Disease and Your Health Gum disease can have a significant impact on your health. Besides leading to tooth decay and gum infection, gum disease is associated with a number of health conditions including heart disease…

Laser Gum Surgery in Detroit, MI

LANAP is the First FDA Cleared Laser Based Treatment for Gum Disease Schedule Your Consultation Today! Are Dental Lasers Safe? The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted initial marketing clearance for soft tissue surgery in 1991. Since then, lasers have become an integral part of many common dental procedures. Laser Gum Surgery in Detroit, MI…

LANAP – FAQ’s

LANAP Saves Teeth Otherwise Deemed Hopeless Schedule Your Consultation Today! If I Don’t Choose LANAP, What Can I Expect? Gum disease can have a significant impact on your health and your life. Dr. Joseph Nemeth offers LANAP for gum disease treatment for Oakland County, MI. The Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP) is a laser…

Periodontal Maintenance

Periodontal Maintenance Appointments and Tips One of the most important steps in controlling gum disease comes after periodontal treatment. This is the maintenance phase of care, which includes practicing good home care and adhering to a regular hygiene re-care schedule. Research has shown that patients who receive regular periodontal maintenance have a significantly better outlook…

Receding Gums

Receding Gums Can be a Sign of a Larger Problem Gingival (gum) recession is a condition in which the margin of the gums surrounding the teeth begin to pull back, exposing more of the tooth’s root structure. It is a very common condition for adults, especially those over the age of 40. Although gum recession…

Symptoms – Gum Recession

Gum Recession Can Be Avoided By Seeking Early Treatment for Gum Disease Schedule Your Consultation Today! Gum Recession Affects Your Smile Gum recession is fairly common, especially in people over 40. However, it can occur so gradually that many do not know they suffer with the condition. They simply get used to the way their…

Periodontal Treatment & Systemic Connection

If you are like nearly half of the US adult population, then chances are you have experienced some form of periodontal disease. As recent research shows, periodontal disease has been linked to various different systemic diseases in the body including diabetes, heart disease, respiratory disease, cancer, low birth weight babies, and other health complications. While…