Month: <span>September 2016</span> - Southfield Periodontist - Joseph R. Nemeth, DDS & Associates

Month: September 2016

Dental Implants

Benefits of Michigan Dental Implants Rid yourself of traditional dentures or bridges and regain the beautiful smile you once had with dental implants. Our experienced periodontists use the latest equipment and will make sure your procedure will be as pain free as possible. Whether you are looking for a single tooth implant or a full…

Gum Recontouring Procedures

Gum Recontouring Options Near Birmingham, MI Schedule Your Consultation Today! Treatment Options for Gum Recontouring Data shows that the smile is often the first thing people notice about another person. Having a good smile can not only make someone look more attractive but can also have an impact on many other aspects of a person’s…

Gum Recession Causes

Understanding Causes of Gum Recession Schedule Your Consultation Today! Gum Recession Causes Receding Gums Causes in Wayne County MIGum recession in Detroit, MI has a variety of causes and is often a result of a combination of factors. Some of these factors include: Periodontal Disease Genetics Brushing Technique Poor Dental Hygiene Hormones Tobacco Product Use…

Gum Recession Treatment

Minimally Invasive Gum Recession Treatment Schedule Your Consultation Today! Treatment Options for Receding Gums If you have an uneven gum line or appear to be “long in the tooth”, you probably have receding gums. There is good news when it comes to treating gum recession. You now have more options for treating your gum recession…

Gum Recession Prevention

Effective Gum Recession Prevention Schedule Your Consultation Today! Preventing Gum Recession Gum recession can be a side effect of gum disease; however, you may just need a better tooth brushing technique or you might be experiencing sensitive teeth. When the gums wear away they expose the roots of your teeth, opening the dentin tubules up…

Connective Tissue Graft

Treat Gum Recession with a Connective Tissue Graft   View Connective Tissue Graft Pictures Connective tissue grafting is a procedure designed to treat areas where significant recession of gum tissue has occurred, exposing the root surfaces of the involved teeth. Recession can cause many problems, including an esthetically compromised smile and increased sensitivity and discomfort.…

Pinhole Surgical Technique

The Minimally Invasive Pinhole Surgical Technique™ Schedule Your Consultation Today! Factors That Cause Gum Recession There are many factors that can cause gum recession. Some of these factors include: Periodontal disease Genetic predisposition Aggressive tooth brushing Inadequate or insufficient preventative care Hormonal fluctuations caused by puberty, pregnancy or menopause Teeth grinding or clenching Crooked teeth…

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…

Loose Teeth

Loose Teeth: A Symptom of Advanced Gum Disease Schedule Your Consultation Today!   248-357-3100   Gum Disease Can Cause Loose Teeth Tooth loss can have devastating effects on your quality of life. If you have loose teeth you should seek treatment as soon as possible. Joseph R. Nemeth DDS & Associates is a periodontal practice…

Dental Implants 101

Meet Our Dental Implant Dentists   Dr. Nemeth and his associates are among the nation’s leaders in periodontics and dental implants. He and his team of dental implant surgeons bring the latest advances in dental implant surgery and technology to you.   You Can Afford To Smile Again!   The cost of a dental implant…

Single Tooth Dental Implants

Restore Your Smile with Single-tooth Dental Implants A single tooth dental implant is available for patients who have to replace just one tooth. Often people need to replace their teeth because they have been lost due to gum disease, injury, or other reasons. Dental implants not only look and feel like real teeth, but they…

All on 4 Dental Implants

Dental Implants and New Teeth in One Visit! Immediate Fixed Dentures The downsides of dentures are well known. They slip and shift and can make talking and eating very difficult. For patients with few or no remaining teeth, All-on-4 denture implants may provide a more permanent and comfortable solution. Joseph R. Nemeth DDS & Associates…

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…

Gum Disease Treatment

Traditional Gum Disease Treatment in Southfield, MI Many times early stage periodontal disease can be treated with nonsurgical periodontal therapy. This is generally accomplished with a procedure called Therapeutic Scaling & Root Planing.   Therapeutic Scaling & Root Planing is a meticulous gum disease treatment in Southfield, MI designed to remove toxins and bacteria from…

What is LANAP Laser Gum Therapy?

What is LANAP? LANAP® is the first FDA-cleared laser protocol for the treatment of gum disease. It is a procedure in which the PerioLase® MVP-7TM laser is used to destroy the harmful bacteria which causes gum disease. While the laser is effective against the bacteria, it does not damage the healthy tissue. Benefits of LANAP…

LANAP® Gum Disease Treatment

WHAT CAUSES GUM DISEASE? A very common cause of gum disease is bacteria that live in the space between your teeth and gums. This causes infection and weakens the attachment between your tooth and the gum creating what’s known as a pocket. This makes the tooth vulnerable to more bacteria, decay, bone loss and eventually tooth…

LANAP – FAQ’s

LANAP Saves Teeth Otherwise Deemed Hopeless Schedule Your Consultation Today! If I Don’t Choose LANAP, What Can I Expect? Gum disease can have a significant impact on your health and your life. Dr. Joseph Nemeth offers LANAP for gum disease treatment for Oakland County, MI. The Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP) is a laser…

Periodontal Maintenance

Periodontal Maintenance Appointments and Tips One of the most important steps in controlling gum disease comes after periodontal treatment. This is the maintenance phase of care, which includes practicing good home care and adhering to a regular hygiene re-care schedule. Research has shown that patients who receive regular periodontal maintenance have a significantly better outlook…

Receding Gums

Receding Gums Can be a Sign of a Larger Problem Gingival (gum) recession is a condition in which the margin of the gums surrounding the teeth begin to pull back, exposing more of the tooth’s root structure. It is a very common condition for adults, especially those over the age of 40. Although gum recession…

Symptoms – Gum Recession

Gum Recession Can Be Avoided By Seeking Early Treatment for Gum Disease Schedule Your Consultation Today!   248-357-3100   Gum Recession Affects Your Smile Gum recession is fairly common, especially in people over 40. However, it can occur so gradually that many do not know they suffer with the condition. They simply get used to…

Periodontal Treatment & Systemic Connection

If you are like nearly half of the US adult population, then chances are you have experienced some form of periodontal disease. As recent research shows, periodontal disease has been linked to various different systemic diseases in the body including diabetes, heart disease, respiratory disease, cancer, low birth weight babies, and other health complications. While…