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Transform Your Teeth in a Day With This Treatment

First impressions last, and your pearly whites are one of your face’s most striking features. If you aren’t happy with your teeth, there are many ways to fix this problem, but most of these routes take time. However, our dental implants are different. You can book an appointment with The Perio Group and leave with

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Should You Try LANAP Laser Treatment?

If you’re considering LANAP laser treatment, you’re not alone. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, nearly half of Americans aged 30 and older have periodontal disease. Furthermore, about 70% of adults 65 and older have mild, moderate, or severe periodontal disease. What’s LANAP laser treatment and why might you want to consider

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Techniques Used to Treat Gum Disease

Gum diseases are treated using various techniques based on their severity and type and how far they have progressed. Your overall health, age, and gum tissue condition will also be considered when choosing a treatment option. While plaque is the primary cause of gum disease, other contributing factors include poor nutrition, genetics, medications, smoking, and

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What Kind of Dental Implants Are There?

Dental implants are a great option whether you’re looking to replace a single tooth or all of your teeth. Dental implants are permanent, natural-looking, and don’t require any special care. Furthermore, dental implants can last a lifetime with proper maintenance. However, before you decide on dental implants, it’s worth knowing that there are different dental

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Is a Periodontist Right For You?

You’ve gone to your dentist with a nagging issue with your tooth, and they say they want to refer you to a periodontist. However, you might feel a little worried and nervous if you’ve never heard of this term before. So, what is a periodontist, and is visiting one the right course of action for

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Gum Discoloration and the Advantages of Laser Gum Bleaching

Do you dislike your smile because your gums are dark? Do you avoid a full smile because of the visible areas of hyperpigmentation? Your teeth may be healthy and a brilliant white, but discoloration of the gums can detract from your smile and reduce your confidence. Fortunately, there is a simple procedure that can eliminate

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Dr. I. Stephen Brown: 13 Time Philadelphia Magazine Top Dentist

Dr. I. Stephen Brown is a pillar of the medical community in Philadelphia. Specializing in periodontics, Dr. Brown was recently awarded Top Dentist in the field of Periodontics for an astounding 13th time. He’s a talented periodontist and known for excellence in compassionate care. Together with his team at The Perio Group, they provide periodontal

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The Link Between Genetics and Periodontitis

According to the World Health Organization, more than 3.5 billion people suffer from dental diseases. Periodontitis, or severe gum disease, affects nearly 10% of the world’s population. Diet, tobacco use, and the harmful use of alcohol play a role in many of these cases. However, one recent study points to genetic factors playing a critical

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