Why It’s Essential to Consult an Expert Periodontist

The American Dental Association reports that chronic periodontitis (advanced gum disease) affects 47 percent of U.S. adults who are older than 30. This means that nearly half of U.S. adults are at serious risk for losing the tissue and bone that support their teeth. And, of course, if the support... Read more »

Why Socket Preservation Is Crucial to Your Smile Restoration Process

Periodontal therapy has two primary objectives: 1. to replace missing teeth. 2. to prevent the loss of other teeth. Naturally, it goes without saying that Dr. Nicholas and her team of specialists have the hopeful goal of helping their patients achieve the best possible circumstance for restoration of overall oral... Read more »

Properly Caring for Your Dental Implants

Over the last 20 years, dental implants have become a popular and effective way for Dr. Nicholas and her team of specialists to replace lost teeth, anchor a bridge or provide anchors for removable dentures. Regardless of their role in your mouth, your dental implants represent a valuable investment in... Read more »

Enjoy the Benefits of One-Hour Teeth Whitening With Zoom!

Through the course of simple, everyday life and aging, your teeth can gradually become discolored or yellowed. There are a number of causes for tooth discoloration, such as the consumption of tooth-staining substances. There are also certain antibiotics that will cause tooth discoloration. If your teeth no longer seem as... Read more »

Sedation Dentistry: The Answer for Those Who Suffer With Dental Anxiety

What if your anxieties about visiting the dentist could be quelled? What if you could enjoy a relaxing experience during your next dental procedure? Dr. Nicholas and her team of specialists want you to have a positive and painless experience for your dental visits; therefore, we offer sedation dentistry for... Read more »

How Bone Grafting and Implant Dentistry Can Make You Smile Again

Some people are resigned to the misconception that they’ll never be able to enjoy the confidence that accompanies a beautiful smile, but in most cases, this simply isn’t true. Dental implants are an effective solution for replacing missing teeth and maintaining healthy jaw structure. In some cases, a bone graft... Read more »

Smile Like Yourself Again: The Many Wonders of Cosmetic Dentistry

Far too many people suffer needlessly with an imperfect smile and a corresponding, self- conscious lack of confidence. We want you to know that our office aims to restore the smile you once had or even give you the smile you have always wanted. These types of life-changing procedures are... Read more »

The Relationship Between Gum Disease and Serious Health Conditions

If you have gum disease (also known as periodontal disease), you are vulnerable to many other health conditions, which make the disease even more serious and dangerous. If your gums have fallen victim to the disease, we recommend meeting with Dr. Anne Nicholas and her team of specialists to discuss... Read more »

Periodontal Disease Threatens Your Oral Health and Your Smile

Periodontal disease is gum disease. It is an infection of the tissues that surround and support your teeth. Periodontal disease is the most common cause of tooth loss among adults, according to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research. Periodontal disease is remarkably pervasive worldwide, even in the United... Read more »

Why Regular Dental Exams Are More Vital Than You Might Realize

Attending your regularly scheduled dental checkups is vitally important to your well-being. Did you know that when you visit Dr. Nicholas and her team of specialists, they are not only watching for cavities and gum disease, they are examining the soft tissues of your mouth? A person's oral health can... Read more »