Oral Health Care Procedures: Dental Health and Genetics

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Certain genetic markers may put you at an increased risk for oral health ailments, conditions, diseases, and disorders. Although cleaning and flossing are always effective treatment plans, you may require more effort than traditional methods to keep your teeth and gum safe from underlying conditions. One of the most common... Read more »

What Is Gum Disease and What Causes It?

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When your gum tissue becomes infected over time, it is referred to as periodontal disease or gum disease. If it is not treated, by its advanced stages it can result in the loss of teeth. What is gum disease and what causes it? Listed below are some signs and symptoms:... Read more »

Do Your Teeth Weaken When you Age?

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As you know, everyone ages. Similarly, you may have heard that you’ll lose your teeth as you age. However, this isn’t necessarily true. In fact, with proper care, your teeth can last for your entire lifetime. However, if you don’t care for your teeth well, you could lose your teeth.... Read more »

Improve Your Smile with a Soft Tissue Graft

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At Eastside Periodontics in Center Line, Michigan, we offer a soft tissue graft, which is a graft of gingival tissue to improve your smile after having periodontal issues. Our skilled periodontist, Dr. Jack Schwarcz, may recommend a soft tissue graft, also called a gum graft, to increase your comfort, improve... Read more »