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Archive for September, 2017

What Makes Dr. Brown Different From Other Periodontists

Saturday, September 30th, 2017

Philadelphia Periodontist Dr. I. Stephen BrownWhen you’re searching for a periodontist in Philadelphia, are you looking for someone with experience, community involvement, and distinguished awards? Someone who is passionate about pioneering advancements in periodontics and who actually teaches other periodontists? Dr. I. Stephen Brown is Philadelphia’s leading periodontist and founder of The Perio Group. With his office’s friendly staff, innovative techniques and cutting-edge technology, it’s hard to go wrong when you choose Dr. Brown.

A Pioneer

Dr. Brown has always been a leader in the periodontics arena, starting The Perio Group in order to bring together other periodontists and general dentists for the latest research and techniques, always concerned with providing his patients with the highest-quality care. He was one of the first to use lasers as an alternative to surgery for periodontal disease, a pioneer in using the Pinhole Surgical Technique for receding gums, and he co-founded the Dental Implant Team at Albert Einstein Medical Center.

Education and Experience

Dr. Brown takes great pride in teaching and mentoring others in periodontics. He has put in countless hours as a mentor, spending time as a consultant to the Army Dental Corps, U.S. Dental Corps, and the U.S. Public Health Service. He has also been a Professor and/or lecturer at several universities, a Director of various implant centers, and a diplomate of many boards and congresses. In addition, and as a way to further the concept of a shared learning forum for other periodontists and restorative dentists, he founded the Cosmetic Consortium. As director of the forum, Dr. Brown’s passion for helping to bring the latest advances in dentistry to all members of the community are apparent. Furthermore, he was the first to receive certificates of Adult Orthodontics and Proficiency in Periodontics; a rare double specialty!

Media Attention

Since 2011, Dr. Brown has been featured in publications for his speaking assignments at the Cosmetic Consortium Club, the Dental Study Club, The College of Physicians of Philadelphia, DENTSPLY’S International Implant Congress in Barcelona, Spain, and has been selected as a Top Periodontist by Top3Dentists and Philadelphia Magazine.
He has written numerous articles for professional journals and is esteemed by his peers for his passion, pioneering spirit, and dedication to the field of periodontics.

If you’re looking for who many consider to be the best periodontist in Philadelphia, schedule an appointment with Dr. Brown today. You can be certain you’re in the best hands for any perio-related treatments.

A Model Mouth Starts With a Periodontist

Monday, September 11th, 2017

Do you want to have a model mouth? Wondering what that even means? Well, the model mouth is honestly different for each person. Each person has a different mouth, teeth, genetics, etc. But, it is possible to achieve the ideal, model mouth for you and your situation. Of course, this doesn’t happen overnight.

Let a periodontist help you

If you have had issues with your oral hygiene in the past, it might take a little work to get back on track. But, with a periodontists help, it is possible to get your mouth into good shape and create a smile you can be proud of along with oral hygiene that makes you healthier and feeling better.

At The Perio Group, Dr. I. Stephen Brown is your periodontist in Philadelphia. Part of maintaining, or restoring, a healthy mouth and smile is about creating a consistent regimen that you follow. This includes many things. But, one of the most important aspects is to create a daily oral hygiene routine. This means brushing and flossing your teeth each day. Also, it means making healthy dietary choices. And, make sure to include visits to your periodontist.

Don’t forget your gums in your oral hygiene routine!

Focusing on your teeth and gums is essential. Many people tend to forget their gums. But, periodontal, or gum disease, can have negative impacts on both your health and appearance. A periodontist will help you make sure that your gums are strong and healthy. Gum disease has been linked to many other health problems including heart disease. Gums are the core of your mouth, and making sure you keep them healthy will also ensure your mouth smells better and feels better.

Scheduling a routine appointment with a periodontist like Dr. Brown can help prevent many oral hygiene problems such as gum disease and tooth loss. If you have never seen a periodontist, now would be a great time to start. We can help you develop the “model mouth” for you by helping you restore or maintain your gum health. If your gums are sensitive or you have problems with bad breath, we can help you address those issues.

Schedule an Appointment

The Perio Group is happy to provide you with periodontal health restoration and maintenance. Please give us a call to schedule an appointment or to learn more about the services we offer. Our friendly front desk staff are there to help.