A Tooth with an Infected Root Might Need to Be Restored with a Dental Implant

When a large cavity goes without professional treatment at Dr. ’s clinic, the tooth decay can continue to spread. In time it could cause a severe toothache, an infected root, or cause a dangerous dental abscess to form in your gums. Sometimes Dr. can treat a tooth in this condition with a root canal. However,… Read more »

Periodontics and Your Oral Health Care

The true joys of periodontics can be found in the specialists that perform the treatments. With cutting-edge technology and training in their back-pockets, periodontists can perform complex dental procedures to treat all stages of gum disease. Commonly seen benefits of periodontics include the following: – Periodontists receive an additional three years of periodontal study beyond… Read more »

The Basics on Bleeding Gums

If you ever see a little pink in the sink because of bleeding gums, it’s important to get down to the root of the problem. There are many things that could be irritating and harming your gums, making them bleed. Today, Dr. and our dental team would like to tell you about the top three… Read more »

What Does Periodontal Disease Look Like?

Do you know how to spot the symptoms of periodontal disease, also called gum disease? Periodontal disease is a common oral infection that affects the gum tissue in your mouth, typically around the teeth. If left untreated, it can develop into gingivitis, and in advanced stages, lead to tooth loss. The symptoms of gum disease… Read more »

Why You Should Choose Dental Implants to Restore Your Oral Health

Are you looking at multiple options when it comes to restoring your smile? If so, you are not alone. Cosmetic dentistry has swept the nation providing multiple ways you can restore your smile. However, did you know dental implants have long-term results and have been riding a wave of success for over 40 years? That… Read more »

Untreated Tooth Decay Might Cause an Abscess in Your Gums

Tooth decay occurs when the natural bacteria living in your mouth manages to exploit a compromised area of tooth decay. If you put off seeking periodontal care at ‘s , the bacterial presence will inevitably continue to spread. In time, it could cause an infection in the root of the tooth. This could cause heightened… Read more »

Does Age Affect Your Teeth?

You probably know that there are several things you could do if you’re interested in protecting your oral health. However, did you know that your teeth won’t just weaken on their own? Fortunately, there are several things you can do to stop your teeth from weakening as you get older. For instance, you should remember… Read more »

Common Questions About Gum Disease

Do you know what the effects of gum disease are? Did you know that gum disease can eventually lead to irreversible tooth loss? Although gum disease is fairly common, it is a serious disease that must be treated as soon as symptoms begin to show. Listed below are some common questions about gum disease: What… Read more »

Gum Recession: What You Should Know

You may already know that there are a number of problems you should watch for. For example, you might know that a fractured tooth or swollen and red gums are problems you should address as soon as possible. But what do you know about gum recession? Fortunately, there are a number of symptoms you can… Read more »

Lengthen The Sparkle of Your Crowns

Want to flash more of your pearly whites? Or maybe your tooth needs crown or bridge and the gumline is too high for that to work right now. Here at Kelner Periodontics LLC in Clark, New Jersey,  Drs. Danielle and Richard Kelner and their expert team offer a solution: crown lengthening. Also called gum contouring,… Read more »