Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Taking Steps Against Periodontal Disease

What can you do to avoid periodontal disease and the increased risks to your health? Here are some answers for you: Step 1. At-home Care This part is simple and easy to follow. Be sure to brush your teeth at least twice each day for two minutes with a soft-bristled... Read more »

Gum Disease: Age and Gender

While everyone is vulnerable to gum disease–men, women, and children–research has shown that men tend to have a higher risk of gum disease. Why? Perhaps because they are not seeing a dentist regularly or are not as consistent with good oral hygiene habits. Let’s take a closer look at periodontitis... Read more »

The Answers to Gum Tissue Questions

If you have questions about gum tissues, then our periodontist, Dr. Daniela Zambon, would like to help you find the answers. The more you know about your gums, the better chance you have of properly cleaning and caring for them regularly. So, to help you find the answers you need,... Read more »

Tricks for a Relaxing Dental Visit

If you deal with dental anxiety, which means you tend to feel nervous, anxious and stressed in the dental chair, then it’s time to figure out how to solve it! You deserve to feel comfortable, relaxed and confident in the dental chair. Our dentist, Dr. Daniela Zambon, is happy to... Read more »

Gum Disease: All You Need to Know About the Different Types

Gum disease is a complex dental issue that has two stages. The first stage is gingivitis and the second stage is periodontitis. The disease is caused by a buildup of plaque (a white, sticky film) on the teeth and gumline and the failure to remove that plaque as needed. Our... Read more »

Dental Sealants: The Way of Keeping a Top-Notch Smile

Your periodontist, Dr. Daniela Zambon, offers dental sealants in Mansfield, Texas, to help every patient have the strong and healthy smile they deserve. If you want a top-notch smile, then it’s time to consider this treatment. Dental sealants are thin, plastic coatings that cover the teeth and shield the bacteria... Read more »

Gum Disease and You

Though usually painless, gum disease can damage your mouth significantly if it is not taken care of.  Also called periodontal disease, gum disease is caused by plaque buildup on your teeth. Plaque is a sticky film made of bacteria which constantly forms on our teeth and gum tissue. There are... Read more »

Identifying Signs of Gum Disease

If you are not taking proper care of your teeth and happen to be over the age of 30, it is likely you may already have gum disease. Plaque can build up on your teeth and the surrounding tissues, creating an ideal environment for infection, leading to receding gum lines... Read more »

Products That Help with Gum Disease

Once upon a time, a prince named Charming went to awaken his love with a kiss, but his smelly breath woke her up first. They didn't live happily ever after. There are many reasons for stinky breath, and one of them is periodontal disease, a grave disease impacting the pearly... Read more »