How a Periodontist Can Help You

Have you ever heard of a periodontist? If not, that’s OK! A periodontist is a specialist that can help you with complicated conditions like dental implants and gum disease. A periodontist has endured extra years of education and training, so you know if you are with a periodontist, you are... Read more »

Are You Keeping Your Gums in Good Health?

Strong teeth and a healthy mouth depend on the presence of healthy gums undisturbed by gum disease. To keep your gums healthy, you need to practice effective oral hygiene every day, including brushing and flossing away any bacteria. If you are concerned about keeping your gums healthy and avoiding gum... Read more »

Avoid Gum Disease With Effective Oral Care

Anyone you know who has lost teeth can probably credit their tooth loss to the effects of gum disease. This is a periodontal infection that can cause a variety of dental issues and impede your oral health in the long term. Our team offers a review on how you can... Read more »

The Symptoms to Identify Gum Disease

Do you know how to recognize gum disease? If not, that’s OK! Our dentist, Dr. Gustavo Ruiz with Periodontal and Implant Esthetics in Tampa, Florida, is highly skilled at conquering this condition and happy to help you understand how to recognize it. The first thing to do when it comes... Read more »

Types of Gum Disease

Gum disease is a serious and dangerous dental issue that can destroy your smile and oral health if you let it progress to the later stages. This disease is one to avoid at all costs. It’s one of the most destructive dental issues in the world today. This disease is... Read more »

The Answers to Questions About Gum Disease

Gum disease is a serious and dangerous infection of the gums that can eventually destroy the underlying bone. This disease should be avoided at all costs and treated immediately. If you have questions about this disease, our dentist, Dr. Gustavo Ruiz, is happy to give you the answers you need.... Read more »

Early Detection Improves Gum Disease Treatment Options

If you don’t maintain good oral hygiene practices plaque and tartar can accumulate on your teeth. As this starts to happen your gums might start to appear inflamed and could bleed easily when brushing and flossing your teeth. These are early symptoms of gingivitis. This form of gum disease can... Read more »

Risk Factors For Periodontal Disease

Did you know that advanced gum disease affects over 47% of adults over the age of 30? Gum disease can lead to tooth loss and other major oral emergencies. It is important to be aware of the risk factors of gum disease.   Gum disease is also called periodontal disease.... Read more »

Teach Your Smile New Tricks: Gum Disease Treatments

  If you are suffering from gum disease, it is important to visit your dentist for effective treatments. However, you may not even know you're suffering from it due to the fact that symptoms do not always appear. For this reason, it was always important to analyze your smile every... Read more »

Gingival Flap Surgery Might Be Needed to Treat Chronic Periodontitis

Periodontitis is a severe form of gum disease caused by the excess buildup of hardened tartar on the surfaces of teeth near the gumline, and the dental roots deep within the gums. This causes a significant amount of periodontal inflammation that requires professional treatment. If you forgo having gum disease... Read more »