So, you have really painful cracks on the corner of your mouth. The corners of your mouth are red, swollen and cracked. And they hurt – like really hurt. It hurts to talk, smile, eat and oh, jeez, you’ll do anything to keep from yawning! Is it from the cold? Is it from chapped lips? And why doesn’t lip balm help?Read More
Orthodontia, or braces, can greatly improve the appearance and function of the teeth and build your confidence. However, orthodontic appliances may also contribute to your gums growing over your braces, enlarged gums, or even gum recession.
The fact is, wearing braces can make cleaning or brushing your teeth more difficult. When you can’t clean your teeth thoroughly, bacteria can gather and irritate the gum tissue causing it to become inflamed and overgrown or swollen. This gum tissue growing over your braces makes it even more difficult to clean your teeth causing added irritation.Read More
THIS YEAR’S FLU SEASON IS ALREADY THE MOST WIDESPREAD ON RECORD!
Flu cases typically start to increase in October, peaking in and February and decreasing in March and April. However, flu season started early this year and with the exception of Hawaii, the entire country is experiencing widespread and intense flu activity.
Antimicrobial Therapy for Periodontal Disease Antimicrobial therapy eliminates gum disease in four easy steps: Dr. Nemeth will provide a bacterial and parasitic diagnosis by using the microscope, clinical signs, and sometimes a culture. The infection will be eliminated with the use of scaling, the laser, disinfectant products and specially selected antibiotics based on an individualized…Read More
Best Bad Breath Treatment for Permanent Results Bad breath is a concern for many people. In fact, it is estimated that nearly 60 million Americans suffer from halitosis. Our office has a lot of patients concerned about bad breath and one of our primary functions is to help them get rid of this problem.…Read More