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Replace Your Missing Teeth With All-On-4 Dental Implants

If you are missing several teeth, it’s likely affected how you feel about yourself. Missing teeth can lead to health problems with the gums and teeth and decreased self-confidence. If the teeth are not replaced, you may even lose bone in the jaw and your face can shift over time. This leads to more missing…

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3 Types of Problems You Encounter When You Do Not Replace Missing Teeth

There is no time to waste when you lose a tooth. You need to replace missing teeth with dental implants right away, or you will soon contend with serious consequences. Our periodontist, Dr. Andrés R. Sánchez, will ensure you have optimal oral health by circumventing the following issues. 1. Chronic Headaches Both arches of your…

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How a Periodontist Can Help Make Your Mouth Healthier

If you have painful problems with your mouth and teeth, you may need the help of a specialist beyond your regular dentist. For some conditions affecting the health of your gums and teeth, you could see better results from a periodontist. If you are experiencing gum pain or thinking about dental implants, a periodontist may…

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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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The Essential Guide to Crown Lengthening

Many people panic when they break a tooth or find out they may need to receive crown lengthening in Eden Prairie, MN. The name might sound intimidating at first, but it is actually a common procedure in cosmetic dentistry. Here is an essential guide to what you should know about this restorative treatment.  What Is…

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Starving Off Gum Disease With Regular Periodontal Maintenance

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately half of adults over the age of 30 suffer from some form of gum disease. What is perhaps more alarming, however, is that most of these adults are unaware of the fact that they are suffering from the condition in the first place. As such,…

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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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