Gum Disease: Age and Gender

While everyone is vulnerable to gum disease–men, women, and children–research has shown that men tend to have a higher risk of gum disease. Why? Perhaps because they are not seeing a dentist regularly or are not as consistent with good oral hygiene habits. Let’s take a closer look at periodontitis in men, women, and children.... Read more »

Gum Disease Has Been Linked to Many Health Problems

Did you know that your oral health can affect other areas of your body as well? Although more research is being done to solidify the information, some studies have shown that gum disease can be connected to other health problems. Our , Dr. , is an expert at recognizing the signs of periodontal and other… Read more »

Flossing Each Day Helps Prevent Periodontal Disease

An effective oral hygiene routine includes brushing your teeth each morning and night as well as remembering to floss once per day. With consistent practice and quality oral care products, these simple measures will remove bacterial deposits from your mouth before they can contribute to oral health problems. If you are inconsistent with your daily… Read more »

Common Questions About Dental Implants

If you have questions about dental implants, you’re not alone. Many people have questions because the treatment can be quite complex. Our s, Dr. Danielle Kelner and Dr. Richard Kelner, are happy to help you find the answers you’re looking for. The more you know, the better. Today, they are happy to help you by sharing… Read more »

Additional Information About Symptoms of Gum Disease

Do you constantly inspect your mouth every morning to look for any damage that may occur? If you’re not already doing this important task, it is important to do so, as several forms of dental damage can often arise before you even realize that there are oral health ailments affecting your teeth and gums. This… Read more »

Got Questions About Crown Lengthening? Here Are Your Answers

Crown lengthening is a beneficial treatment that our s, Drs. Kelner and Kelner, offer at to help you have a more attractive smile. This treatment is oftentimes necessary when your gums sit high on the teeth and create a “gummy smile.” The treatment involves making the teeth look longer and more natural. Now, our dental… Read more »

Living With Gum Disease

If you are living with gum disease, then we have news for you! You don’t have to suffer from gum disease alone! In fact, our s, Dr. Danielle Kelner and Dr. Richard Kelner with in , , are highly trained and skilled at overcoming gum disease, and are happy to help you overcome this dreadful… Read more »

Gingivitis Can Be Linked to Poor Oral Hygiene

Consistent oral hygiene habits including brushing your teeth twice each day as well as flossing your teeth each evening. It should also include having a dentist perform a routine dental checkup and cleaning twice each year. Failure to follow these guidelines can allow food residue, sugars, and plaque buildup in your mouth. In addition to… Read more »

Got Questions About Gum Disease? Here Are Your Answers

If you have questions about gum disease, our periodontists, Dr. Danielle Kelner and Dr. Richard Kelner, will be more than happy to help you. The more you know about gum disease, the better. In fact, the more you know, the better chance you have of keeping it at bay, which is exactly what you want. To give… Read more »

The Different Stages of Gum Disease

When you go to the dentist for your routine cleanings and checkups, you might hear your dentist or hygienist talk about the importance of flossing to help prevent gum disease. Some people may recognize that gum disease is something you should avoid, but what is it really? When most people think of gum disease, they… Read more »