How pinhole gum rejuvenation could save your teeth

By | Brighter Smile, Dr. Derek Fine, Gum disease, healthy teeth, Your Dentist | No Comments

Pinhole gum rejuvenation is a relatively new dental procedure being offered at Aesthetic Family Dentistry. It is so effective at tackling receding gums that it could literally save your teeth! Receding gums is an age-related condition that we will all have to contend with at one time or another. It is where the term ‘long in the tooth’ comes from…

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How simple orthodontics can improve gum health

By | Dental Care, Dental Health, Dr. Derek Fine, Gum disease, Your Dentist | No Comments

Dental treatments don’t have to be complicated or invasive. Some very simple orthodontics can drastically improve gum health and benefit your overall wellbeing. Orthodontic treatments can: Straighten teeth and reduce dental crowding Correct your bite so pressure is spread evenly across your mouth Reduce the change of damaging any prominent or misaligned teeth Help improve gum health by reducing hard…

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The benefits of Perio Protect trays for improving gum health

By | Dr. Alan Steiner, Family Dentistry, Gum disease, Your Dentist | No Comments

Periodontal disease is relentless. According to the CDC, 47 percent of Americans have it, with that percentage increasing to over 70 percent when you reach 65 years of age. As dentists, we constantly fight periodontal disease. For a while, getting the better of it seemed a long way away, but could Perio Protect trays change all that? Main causes of…

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Ozone use in periodontal therapy

By | Dr. Alan Steiner, Dr. Derek Fine, Gum disease, Oral Health, Your Dentist | No Comments

Regular readers of the Aesthetic Family Dentistry blog will already know that we use medical ozone in a range of dental treatments and therapies. It is an exceptionally useful tool in our ongoing battle against gum disease, also known as periodontal disease. Considering the condition affects all of us at one time or another, any advantage we can get is…

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Causes and treatments of gum recession

By | Dental Care, Dr. Derek Fine, Family Dentistry, Gum disease, Your Dentist | No Comments

Gum recession is when your gums slowly recede and expose more of the tooth. It can be a natural process linked to aging or caused by a range of oral health conditions. However it is caused, gum recession is treatable and reversible in many cases. Causes of gum recession As mentioned, gum recession happens naturally to many of us as…

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Protect Your Gum Health With Perio Protect®

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RECENT STUDIES SHOW nearly half of all adults have some degree of gum disease. Although some periodontal treatments can be invasive or ineffective, The Perio Tray® by Perio Protect® is a simple treatment that reaches where your toothbrush, floss and mouthrinse can’t. Perio Protect Treats Gum Disease Between Visits Perio Protect is a comprehensive periodontal treatment approach that combines professional…

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The Chao Pinhole Gum Rejuvenation™ treatment process

By | Dental Questions, Dr. Alan Steiner, Dr. Derek Fine, Family Dentistry, Fear of Dentist, Gum disease, Your Dentist | No Comments

Last week Aesthetic Family Dentistry announced the arrival of the innovative Chao Pinhole™ Surgical Technique (PST). A new treatment for gum recession that is changing the way we manage the condition. As we are now offering the procedure to our Denville, NJ patients, we thought we would explain a little more about how it works. First let us cover how…

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Aesthetic Family Dentistry brings a new treatment for receding gums to Denville, NJ

By | Gum disease, healthy mouth, healthy teeth, Your Dentist | No Comments

Here at Aesthetic Family Dentistry, we are always looking at new ways to treat our patients in the best ways possible. If that treatment is also minimally invasive, very effective and can get you back on your feet with minimum recovery all the better. One such treatment is for receding gums and it is now available at your favorite Denville…

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The Chao Pinhole Gum Rejuvenation™ treatment process

By | Gum disease, Oral Health, Your Dentist | No Comments

Last week Aesthetic Family Dentistry announced the arrival of the innovative Chao Pinhole™ Surgical Technique (PST). A new treatment for gum recession that is changing the way we manage the condition. As we are now offering the procedure to our Denville, NJ patients, we thought we would explain a little more about how it works. First let us cover how…

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