06

Jan

Conscious IV Sedation

A “Primer” in Conscious IV Sedation Anxiety, fear, and apprehension associated with dental treatment keep more people from receiving proper dental care than probably any other factor. A relatively new procedure called “conscious IV sedation” has benefited many patients who READ MORE

21

Apr

All You Need to Know About Gum Recession

 Gum recession disease and treatment Gums are very vital not only for the health of your mouth, but also for your overall health. They protect your skin, teeth and bones from injury and bacteria. Despite the popular belief, gum recession READ MORE

03

Dec

What is a Periodontist?

So you’ve been referred to Dr. Bailey or another periodontist by your general practice dentist. What does that mean? What is a periodontist and what does a periodontist do? Well, we’ll tell you!  A periodontal specialist is a dentist, but READ MORE

13

Nov

November is traditionally a month to give thanks and find the reasons in life to be happy. However, some people can find it truly difficult to be happy and see good in life. While depression is a serious illness it READ MORE

06

Nov

Best Way to Floss

Taking care of your teeth and mouth is actually an important part of your overall health. If you have a happy healthy mouth, your body can keep out infections and bacteria more effectively. We already shared with you how to READ MORE

15

Oct

10 Tips for Great Oral Hygiene

Good oral hygiene correlates with good overall body and mind health. It is important to take care of your teeth and your mouth in general. When you think about it, our bodies have some amazing defense systems to keep bad READ MORE

06

Oct

Can I Use Mouthwash Instead of Flossing

Can I use a mouthwash or rinse instead of flossing? This is a very common question that dentists and dental professionals get rather frequently. We assume that this is coming because flossing can, admittedly, be somewhat of a nuisance and READ MORE

21

Sep

Sensitive Teeth | Treatment

by George M Bailey, DDS Why are my teeth sensitive? The most common reason for sensitive teeth is exposure of the root surface (dentin).  Gums may recede and expose the roots of the teeth which have nerve endings. For many READ MORE

17

Sep

This article will aim to answer a few frequently asked questions about gum recession. The thing about gum recession is that many people will have it in their life at some point, but lots of people don’t realize it until READ MORE

24

Aug

Tips to Properly Brush Your Teeth

Brushing your teeth is the number one thing you can do to prevent tooth and gum issues. Tooth decay, gingivitis, and other gum diseases or teeth problem can be really troublesome and painful. Brushing your teeth regularly can help avoid READ MORE