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Archive for January 2019

different kinds of toothpaste

How Do I Pick From All Of The Different Kinds Of Toothpaste?

Sometimes patients feel overwhelmed by all the different kinds of toothpaste on the market. While most brands of toothpaste share common ingredients, there are some variations to suit different needs and preferences.

This guide isn’t a substitute for professional dental care, but we hope it clears up some of the mystery surrounding the different kinds of toothpaste available. By knowing a little about the options, you may be better prepared to make the right choice for you and for members of your family.

Before we discuss the different kinds of toothpaste, it is important to consider how most varieties of toothpaste are actually very similar.

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Case Study: How We Use The Pinhole Procedure For Receding Gums

Gum disease is a leading cause of tooth loss. Unfortunately, once gum tissue is destroyed it doesn’t grow back. Fortunately, innovative treatment methods. One such treatment is the pinhole procedure for receding gums.

We previously published a short article about the pinhole procedure for receding gums. In the past, gum grafting was the go-to treatment to prevent tooth loss to treat damage from more advanced gingivitis. This treatment is invasive and tends to be painful.

The pinhole gum surgery reverses gingival recession without grafting. This treatment is less invasive than grafting and other surgical options.

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