Below are some of the most frequently asked questions patients have about periodontics and oral health issues.  If you have any other questions, or would like to schedule an appointment, we would love to hear from you.

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Q: How often should I brush and floss?

Q: How can I tell if I have gingivitis or periodontitis (gum disease)?

Q: Why is it important to use dental floss?

Q: What are my options if I have missing teeth?

Q: What does heart disease and other medical conditions have to do with periodontal (gum) disease?

Q: What can I do about a "gummy" smile or short stubby front teeth?

Q: Everyone tells me periodontal therapy is painful. Is this true?

Q: Is periodontal treatment expensive?


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