Month: <span>September 2012</span> - Southfield Periodontist - Joseph R. Nemeth, DDS & Associates

Month: September 2012

Are Dental Implants the Best Option for Michigan Patients?

Even with meticulous oral hygiene, people may still lose their teeth. As we age, we tend to produce less saliva which makes it more difficult to keep our mouths clean. When bacteria enter our mouth, we are at greater risk for infection and gum disease. Gum disease may cause teeth to become decayed, loose, or…

Dental Implants for Pets? Treatment Options for Furry Friends!

For the past couple decades, dental implants have quickly become the popular option for replacing missing teeth. When someone loses a tooth, they may experience impaired oral function, especially when talking and eating. Similarly, dogs may also have a difficult time eating their food when they don’t have all of their teeth present, possibly compromising…

Half of U.S. Adults Have Gum Disease

One out of every two American adults age 30 and over has periodontal (gum) disease, according to recent findings from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). “This is the most accurate picture of periodontal disease in theU.S.adult population we have ever had,” said Dr. Pamela McClain, President of theAmericanAcademyof Periodontology. “For the first…