facts about good gum health thatll keep you up at night

Facts About Good Gum Health That’ll Keep You Up at Night

Who doesn’t want to feel healthy and to have a nice smile? Good gum health and general health…did you know the two are very closely connected? By looking after your gums, you are protecting your general health and vice versa. So just what is this connection… Gum Disease Can affect Your General Health Gum disease […]

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Scaling and Root Planing Procedure Keep Your Teeth Clean (2)

Scaling and Root Planing Procedure: Keep Your Teeth Clean

If you visit your dentist regularly then you will be familiar with regular dental cleanings. These are great for keeping teeth and gums healthy and in good condition, and your normal dental cleaning is a preventative dental treatment. It’s quite different if you require scaling and root planing procedure at this is a more specialized […]

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healthy gums Makes a Good New Year's Resolution

Healthy Gums Makes a Good New Year’s Resolution

Most New Year’s resolutions involve getting healthier, saving money or perhaps quitting a bad habit such as smoking, so it might seem a bit strange to resolve to have healthy gums next year. But a periodontal evaluation in Midtown Manhattan could be one of the best things you could do for not only your dental […]

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Is Flossing Really just a Waste of Time?

Is Flossing Really just a Waste of Time?

Here at Contemporary Periodontics and Implant Surgery in Midtown Manhattan we are pretty horrified by the idea that flossing could be a waste of time. The idea has been put forward by a leading dental expert in the UK who suggests this might be the case, but not because it is ineffective. The reason they are suggesting this […]

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Smokers at Higher Risk of Losing Teeth

Smokers at Higher Risk of Losing Teeth

Yet another study has a confirmed that regular smokers have a significantly higher risk of losing teeth. This latest study was published in the Journal of Dental Research and was carried out by researchers in the UK and in Germany. It found that male smokers were up to 3.6 times more likely to losing teeth […]

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Gum Recession, Things You Need to Know

Gum Recession, Things You Need to Know

Gum health is often overlooked and many people assume that as long as they look after their teeth that their gums are somehow irrelevant. In fact this couldn’t be further from the truth as gums are vital for good dental health. If you take a look at your gums, you’ll see they are designed to […]

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Learn How You Can Get Rid of Dentures

Learn How You Can Get Rid of Dentures

Do you wear full dentures? Are you less than happy with wearing them? We can help. Contemporary Periodontics & Implant Surgery office uses the very latest and most advanced dental implant techniques in Midtown NYC. Nowadays it is perfectly possible to do away with dentures completely and to replace both an upper and lower denture […]

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Sedation Dentistry Can Help You Restore Healthy Gums

Sedation Dentistry Can Help You Restore Healthy Gums

Here at Contemporary Periodontics & Implant Surgery, we are well aware that some people have extensive phobias and fears when visiting any sort of dentist, making it difficult or even impossible for them to seek professional dental care until they develop problems that are too painful to ignore. By this stage, dental appointments can seem […]

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Gum Tissue

Too Much Gum Tissue? A Periodontist NYC Can Help

Have you noticed you show too much gum tissue when you smile or talk? Does it look as if your upper teeth are too short? If the answer is yes to either of these questions then it’s possible you may have what’s called a “gummy smile.” This condition is very common but can look less […]

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Do Your Gums Bleed When Brushing Teeth

Do Your Gums Bleed When Brushing Teeth?

So you noticed a little bit of blood on your toothbrush this morning. Did you panic or did you put it down to brushing too hard or perhaps just catching a bit of your gum? Many people will put down to using too hard a toothbrush. It’s possible that this might be the case as […]

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