3 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Ignore Symptoms of Teeth Grinding

If you find yourself with unexplained headaches and jaw pain, the cause may be grinding of the teeth. Rather than constantly alleviating pain, only temporarily, with medication or a heat pack, speak with your periodontist and become more aware of issues which may concern your teeth. 

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Three Signs That Sedation Dentistry Might Be Right for You

If you avoid visiting the dentist or purposely prolong treatment due to fear of dental anxiety, you may benefit from sedation dentistry. At the office of Drs. Reid Nelson and Douglas Lowy, we offer various sedation dentistry treatments, ranging from mild to moderate. We will take time to speak with you to determine whether sedation dentistry is advisable and the treatment offers best suited to your specific needs. 

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Healthy Habits to Help Protect Your Smile This Summer

Summer is the time to sit back, relax, and enjoy all the things that come with vacation. Sometimes during the warmer months we break our normal routine; one of these being the foods we eat. Dental care is very important and there are certain things you can do to help protect your teeth this summer.

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Lower Your Risk of Stroke with LANAP® Treatment

May is officially National Stroke Awareness Month, when you’re encouraged to seek out information on steps that you and your loved ones can take to lower the risk of such an event forever altering your life. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, over 800,000 Americans suffer strokes every year. If you’re ready to take your first steps towards stroke prevention, it’s time to get up and go visit your…periodontist? It’s only been in recent years that researchers have begun to establish a link between poor oral health and an increased risk of stroke. While the study of this relationship is still in its infancy, study results have shown that those with high concentrations of oral bacteria due to gum disease also show a greater risk of plaque buildup in their carotid arteries. The clogging of these arteries is one of the main causes of a stroke. What is LANAP® Treatment? So what can you do to combat this? Dr. Lowy specializes in an advanced treatment ca ...

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Understanding the True Value of Dental Implants

If you have a missing tooth or teeth, you may be considering dentures or dental implants. After seeing how much dental implants in Louisville, KY, cost, you may decide to look for other options. Consider the full return on investment for dental implants and having them implanted by Drs. Lowy and Nelson before you dismiss the option outright. Skill and Quality Your dental implants are created by a highly skilled team of professionals who are focused on giving you a truly personalized treatment option. Many patients don’t realize the amount of time and attention that goes into creating dental implants for a single person. In addition to your overall heath, we’ll also consider the functional and aesthetic quality of your new teeth so you can smile, eat, and laugh with complete confidence. Exemplary Materials Only high quality materials are used to create dental implants in Louisville, KY. In order for us to compile a complete diagnostic for creating your implants, we use panradiography and cep ...

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Fight Gum Recession More Effectively

Countless people currently suffer from gum recession in Louisville, KY. Thus, you should never feel alone in this struggle. Many others face the same issues of worrying about developing unsightly patches of exposed tooth enamel or the potential to lose teeth altogether due to their receding gums. Yet you’re not without options when it comes to fighting back against this condition. The Pinhole Surgical Technique™ The Pinhole Surgical Technique (PST™) offers you a potentially better alternative to treating gum recession than through conventional gum grafting. While grafting in donor gum tissue has proven to be effective, it’s been shown that many can easily achieve the same results with PST™ while having a much better overall surgical experience. For starters, you don’t have to worry about incisions, sutures, or grafts with PST™. Rather, PST™ is simply focused on treating your existing gum tissue through as minimally-invasive means as possible. That means that ...

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