Posts Tagged ‘ long island gum disease treatment ’
Patient Education: Key to Improving Oral Health
Educating patients is the key to creating trust and creating an environment that is conducive to case acceptance.
Oral Hygiene, Oral Health, Whole-Body Health
Recent research suggests that there may be an association between oral infections and poorly controlled diabetes, cardiovascular disease and preterm birth. If you have diabetes, you’re already at increased risk of developing gum disease. But chronic gum disease may, in fact, make diabetes more difficult to control, as well.
Sedation for Dental Surgery: Patient Comfort
Often times patients come in and they say they just want to go to sleep and wake up when the procedure has been completed. We have a medical team of board certified anesthesiologists who come to our office quite regularly. A medical anesthesiologist uses intravenous sedation, also called IV sedation, to put the patient to […]