Understanding Perio Charting

January 6, 2016

Perio charting: What do all those numbers mean? Recently a patient asked, “When I have a periodontal examination at during a cleaning, what do all those numbers mean? What do you do with them?” Good questions which we thought we’d…

June is National Men’s Health Month

June 23, 2014

Philadelphia Dentist Pamela Doray Stresses the Importance of Dental Care As you probably know, heart disease is the leading cause of death in men. What you may be surprised to learn, however, is that most systemic disease - including heart…

Can a healthy smile prevent dementia?

August 19, 2013

The World Health Organization reports that there are 7.7 million new cases of dementia every year and projects that the number of people with dementia will nearly double every 20 years (WHO Dementia Fact Sheet). One of the most frustrating…

Diabetes and Gum Disease – What You Should Know

June 12, 2013

Physicians and dentists are taking a close look at the relationship between gum disease and diabetes. Those who suffer from diabetes are more likely to be affected by periodontitis than those who do not. While there is still much research…

Periodontal Therapy: Improved Health, Increased Savings

June 11, 2013

Since you were a child, you’ve heard the advice: brush and floss your teeth every day. But this is more than just a practical tip to keep your mouth fresh and teeth pearly white. Maintaining a good oral health routine…

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