Why Dental Implants Are an Excellent Follow-Up to Gum Disease

When patients have a diagnosis of gum disease, many of them begin asking important questions about the extent of their gum disease, what may have caused it, how it could have been prevented, and what treatment is needed. Depending on your dental needs, our periodontist may recommend a dental implant... Read more »

Improve Your Smile with Gum Disease Risk Factors

Caring for your smile exists on many levels. Although we often think of brushing and flossing as essential for optimal health, they're also numerous other tips you need to follow to ensure your teeth can remain safe. In addition, it is a good idea to avoid risk factors for numerous... Read more »

We Treat Pregnant Women

If you are pregnant, please let us know so that we can prepare a special visit for you. Even if you think you may be pregnant, please give us a call so that we can adapt your service accordingly. Give us a call about how long along you are or... Read more »

Tips on Preventing Gum Disease

To keep your oral cavity from forming periodontal disease, you should brush twice a day and floss once daily. Keeping your chompers and gums healthy is our priority at Montes Periodontics & Implant Dentistry, so we've assembled this post on how you can steer clear of gum disease. Periodontal disease... Read more »

The Perils of Periodontitis

Gum disease can strike anyone anytime. If you are noticing that you have bad breath, taste an unpleasant flavor in your mouth, or find yourself with red, bleeding or swollen gums, you may have the early stage of gum disease or periodontitis. Fortunately, this stage is highly treatable and reversible.... Read more »

Catching Bruxism in Action

Do you think that bruxism causing your smile to deteriorate? This is a common yet invisible sleep disorder characterized by grinding or gnashing your teeth unconsciously. Catching yourself in the act of teeth grinding is nearly impossible as you probably do it while you sleep. However, if you have a... Read more »

Oral Health Treatments: Gingivitis

Do you think that you are showing signs of gum tissue infections within your mouth? Do you often suffer from pain associated with your gums while eating, chewing, or brushing and flossing? If so, you may be suffering from gum disease. One of the early stages of gum disease is... Read more »

Gum Disease Symptoms & Risks

Have you ever heard of periodontal disease, also known as gum disease? Gum disease is a common oral infection that affects numerous people all around the world. Gum disease can have profound consequences if left untreated, including the loss of permanent teeth. Listed below are the symptoms and risks of... Read more »

Can Your Oral Health Be Improved with Dental Erosion Treatments?

Are you aware that your oral health can be improved with dental erosion treatments? Because acidic foods can erode your tooth enamel, prevention is necessary to keep your smile in tip-top shape. Speak with your dentist about which products will require extra caution, and which ones should be avoided completely.... Read more »

Dangerous Foods to Avoid and Why It’s Vital

If you wish to keep your smile shining for the rest of your life, it is crucial to avoid bad foods and harmful materials that seek to harm your teeth and gums. Some substances can cause dental erosion, while others can chip and crack your smile, which can lead to... Read more »