LANAP/Laser Gum Surgery

3 Risks of Living With Gum Disease

It is difficult to manage gum disease without treatment. Mild gingivitis will quickly escalate into periodontitis where teeth will become loose and eventually fall out. That is why you need to seek out LANAP right away. This is an FDA-cleared procedure that eliminates the harmful bacteria and reduces your risk of the following complications. More Severe…

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LANAP® for the New Year

Some people decide to work out more or eat more healthy foods in the New Year. Others want to travel more or write more. Unfortunately, not many people consider their oral health when making New Year’s resolutions, but many should. If you want a healthier smile this year, the LANAP procedure treats gum disease. What…

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Maintain Healthy Gums in Support of Stroke Awareness Month

Gums and the heart work side by side to keep your body healthy. With May being Stroke Awareness Month, it’s the perfect opportunity to reflect on what you can do to keep your gums in good shape. After all, your heart depends on it. The Facts about Gum Disease There are three levels of gum…

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The Surprising Connection Between LANAP® and American Heart Month

As President Barack Obama declared in 2015, February is American Heart Month. This campaign is designed to help educate people about ways to keep one of their most important organs healthy—and it’s also a great time to learn about the potential connections between periodontitis, laser dentistry, and heart disease. Correlation and Causation Traditionally, people tend…

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Beginners Guide: The Signs & Symptoms of Gum Disease

While there are several issues associated with oral health, gum disease is one of the most subtle. This often results in individuals not knowing they even have gum disease until it has reached an advanced state. Dr. Andrez R. Sanchez is a periodontist who specializes in treating gum disease in Minneapolis, MN. Before treating patients,…

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How to Rock National Gum Care Month in Style

You might not place National Gum Care Month among other holidays like your birthday in terms of celebrations, but it’s an important occasion to observe nonetheless. Periodontal disease affects nearly half of Americans over 30 and nearly two thirds of people who are older than 65. What about gum disease in Eden Prairie, MN? There…

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A New Age of Gum Disease Treatment

Technology in dentistry is constantly evolving, providing new methods of treating a variety of oral health problems. Recently, laser dentistry has become popular as a highly accurate procedure for treating gum disease in Eden Prairie, MN. About Gum Disease Gum disease, which you may also know as periodontal disease, is an inflammation and infection of…

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Laser Gum Therapy

LANAP® is a revolutionary alternative to conventional gum surgery.  With minimally invasive laser gum surgery, Dr. Sanchez can remove periodontal disease in a more efficient and less painful manner, decreasing the risk of many common side effects and complications associated with traditional gum surgery. This FDA-cleared laser gum surgery minimizes discomfort, bleeding and healing time.The…

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