Archive for January, 2015

Crown Lengthening to the Rescue: When Gums and Teeth Need an Intervention

When the gum to tooth relationship has deteriorated, you may hear us suggest a procedure called “crown lengthening”. Many patients are a little bit hesitant about having this procedure done because it’s a relatively new idea. They simply aren’t sure what it is and more to the point: they aren’t sure why they have to […]

Dental Implants: A Three-Step Procedure

One of the most common questions we hear from patients when it comes to dental implants is “Why does it take three separate procedures?” It helps to understand that within the entire dental implant process, there are not just three stages, there are also three important parts to the final product that replaces your tooth. […]