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The Stages of Gum Disease

Gum disease is an infection of the gums that can affect 50 percent of the adult population and, in most cases, it is a sign of a bacterial and parasitic oral infection. Below are some of the characteristics of each of the stages of gum disease. Healthy Gums: The gums are pink The edge of…

Accelerated Orthodontics

Straighten Your Teeth Quickly with Accelerated Orthodontics Our office is certified to perform periodontally accelerated osteogenic orthodontic (PAOO) treatment, also known as Wilkodontics. Using PAOO, most child and adult orthodontic cases can be completed in 3-8 months, which is about a quarter of the time it takes to complete traditional orthodontic treatment. The PAOO system…

Dental Implants

Dental Implants Replace Missing Teeth Dental implants allow people who have lost teeth to enjoy the function, appearance and permanence that their natural teeth once provided. They can be used to replace a single tooth, a partial, a bridge, or full dentures. Understanding the basic principles of implant dentistry can make your decision about whether…

Periodontist in Detroit, MI

Some studies show that over 70% of Americans 65 and older have some form of periodontal disease (gum disease). Periodontal disease is generally painless, and most people are unaware that they have it until a dental examination reveals the condition. Left untreated, it can gradually destroy the bone that supports teeth and result in tooth…