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High Quality Dentures

High Quality Dentures You can improve your smile with high quality dentures at Fort Myers Dental. Dentures are a traditional method used by dentists to replace one or multiple missing teeth. There are two main types of dentures: full and partial. Your dentist will help you choose the type of denture that's best for you [...]

Treating Periodontal Disease

Checking for periodontal disease. During your dental checkup, the dentist or hygienist examines your gums. A periodontal probe is gently used to measure the depth of the pockets surrounding each tooth. When teeth are healthy, the pocket depth is usually three millimeters or less. The periodontal probe can indicate whether you have developed any pockets [...]

Dental Implants

Are dental implants an option for you? Nothing can take the place of a healthy set of teeth, but when disease or an accident ends in tooth loss, it's good to know that there are options for restoring your smile. If you are self - conscious because you have missing teeth or you wear [...]

Dental Extraction

What Is Dental Extraction? Dental extraction or tooth extraction is the removal of a tooth from the mouth which cannot be restored. Some teeth are more difficult to remove for several reasons, especially related to the tooth’s position, the shape of the tooth roots and the integrity of the tooth. Extractions are often categorized as simple [...]

Periodontal Disease

If you have been diagnosed with periodontal disease, you are not alone. Many others have the same problem. Finding the disease is the first step in preventing tooth lost. What is Periodontal Disease? Periodontal disease is an infection that affects the tissues and bone that support teeth. Healthy gum tissue fits like a cuff around each tooth. When [...]

Bad Breath

Do You Have Bad Breath? The definition of bad breath is an unpleasant odor of the mouth. It can occur on occasion, or it can be a chronic condition. It may be caused by food a person eats, poor oral hygiene, medical conditions, or other factors. What Causes Bad Breath? It is often caused by [...]

Mini Dental Implants

Mini Dental Implants and Dentistry Dental implant therapy has been one of the most significant advances in dentistry in the past 25 years. Hundreds of thousands of grateful denture patients have experienced the immediate improvement in their quality of life and confidence that long-term denture stability brings. Several different types of implants and restorations [...]

Oral Cancer and Oral Disease

VELscope Vx: The Two-Minute Exam That Could Save Your Life Oral Cancer could be found earlier with the effective dental procedure. How many little sores do we find in our mouths? Dozens? Hundreds? More? Most of the time we ignore them, and they simply go away. But sometimes our mouths keep secrets. That's why we [...]