Category: Gum Disease
How to Keep Your Gums Healthy
Written by Dr. Samir Ayoub on December 4, 2019
When it comes to oral health, some people focus exclusively on their teeth while forgetting about their gums. However, healthy teeth need healthy gums. If the gums are not well cared-for and end up developing problems, it can threaten the health of the teeth, too. Luckily, Dr. Samir Ayoub is an excellent resource on gum…Read More
What Is a Dental Deep Cleaning?
Written by Dr. Samir Ayoub on February 7, 2019
During a standard dental cleaning, a hygienist uses special instruments and techniques to remove bacteria and plaque between the teeth and along the gumline that can be missed with everyday brushing and flossing. However, some of our patients require a specific procedure, called a “dental deep cleaning,” that goes above and beyond a basic cleaning….Read More