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... Read more »

Benefits that Can Be Gained from Dental Implants

If you have lost one or more teeth, you have many options for tooth replacement, and dental implants are one of the most advanced because they are placed right in your jawbone for a long-lasting and natural hold. Dr. Domagala along with our team can help you determine if dental... Read more »

Treatments for Gum Disease

If you are a victim of gum disease, then you need to treat it immediately. This is because gum disease is one of the most serious, destructive and dangerous dental issues in the world today. If you don’t treat it quickly, it can worsen and damage your entire smile. Fortunately,... Read more »

How to Keep Your Dental Implants in Top-Notch Condition

Dental implants are top-notch appliances that are strong and reliable. However, even though they are strong and reliable, they still need the proper care. If you fail to care for your dental implants, then you can suffer the consequences. So, make sure to clean and care for your restorations regularly.... Read more »

Oral Health Marvels: Risk Factors for Gum Disease

Several risk factors in your life can lead to several forms of oral health damage. If for any reason you have suffered from dental damage or feel that you are at risk of dental damage, make a checklist of all forms of risk factors for each potential ailment. In the... Read more »

Inquiries Into Periodontics

In order to ensure your smile can be well cared for, visit a periodontist to determine if any damage has started to occur with your gums. Due to the oral health risks associated with gum disease and any other inflammatory diseases to your gums or other supporting structures around your... Read more »

Better Smiles Begin by Spotting the Signs of Gum Disease

Do you have any abnormalities or irregularities that have popped up with your gums? Does it feel like your teeth are slowly beginning to move around or that your gums have somehow softened? The truth is that you may be suffering from a serious infectious disease known as gum disease.... Read more »

Treatments for Gum Disease

Do you think you’re a victim of gum disease? If so, our periodontists, Dr. Peter Domagala and Dr. Jennifer Shango, strongly encourage you to schedule an appointment at Institute of Dental Implants and Periodontics right away. Gum disease is a serious and dangerous dental issue that can destroy your oral health if... Read more »

Are Your Genetics Influencing Your Oral Health?

Have you heard a friend or colleague mention that their poor dental health is caused by their genetics, such as having a family history of gum disease? While at the time you may not have considered the matter very carefully, there is truth to the idea. To help you better... Read more »

A New Year, a New Reason to Prevent Tooth Decay and Gum Disease

The new year brings new opportunities to develop effective oral health care habits, remove plaque buildup, and reduce your risk of tooth decay and gum disease. Our dentist has provided steps you can take to improve your oral health and prevent tooth decay and gum disease. Tooth Decay Prevention –... Read more »