• scaling – professional deep cleaning to remove plaque, calculus, and surface stains from teeth, a common treatment for periodontal disease
  • sealant – thin, resinous material that is applied to occlusal surfaces of rear molars to help prevent decay
  • separator/spacer – small rubber orthodontic ring used to create space between teeth before bands are attached
  • sinus graft – bone graft on the maxillary sinus to allow the placement of dental implants
  • sleep apnea – interruptions in breathing during sleep due to airway collapse
  • space maintainer – dental appliance used to fill space of prematurely lost baby tooth to prevent shifting of surrounding teeth
  • stomatitis – inflammation of mouth membranes

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  • Gum Health and Alzheimer’s Disease | Andrew R. Samuel DMD

    Maintaining healthy gums is not just essential for your oral health but could also impact your cognitive function. A recent study conducted by King’s College London and the University of Southampton has shed light on the correlation between gum disease and cognitive decline in individuals with early-stage Alzheimer’s disease. While further research is needed to…

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    Don’t delay your dental check-up until you’re in pain! Just as you make time for regular household chores, it’s essential to prioritize your oral health by scheduling biannual visits to your dentist. At Advanced Periodontics and Dental Implants, LLC, Dr. Andrew R. Samuel and our team are committed to helping you maintain optimal oral health…

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