July 7, 2016
Gum disease–from mild gingivitis to dangerous periodontitis–affects almost half of adults over 30 in the United States, says the Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta. Past age 65, the number increases to about two-thirds. What can you do about gum disease? Prevention is best, but when the condition has already begun, seek skilled gum disease treatment in DC from Dr. Yelena Obholz. (more…)
March 8, 2016
A gummy smile can really impact your level of confidence when you smile. There are a number of reasons that cause a person to have an unusually large amount of gum covering their teeth. However, now you don’t have to let the appearance of the gum impact how you feel about your smile. Gum contouring is a simple and safe procedure used to remove small amounts of gum to create a shapelier smile. Aesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington has the facts you need to know about reshaping your gums.