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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