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Dental blog from Pine Belt Periodontics, PLLC in Hattiesburg, MSDr. Brian Pitfield has created this informative blog to help educate the community.

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How To Prepare For a Periodontal Surgery

Posted on 11/22/2021 by Pine Belt Periodontics
When you have severe oral conditions that affect your oral health, you should consider periodontal surgery to help fix them. If you have scheduled a periodontal surgery with us, you need to prepare for it. There are several tips on how to prepare for periodontal surgery; some of them include. Check Your Eating Habits If you are scheduled to undergo periodontal surgery, you need to be careful with what you eat. There are several dietary pre-operative guidelines you should observe before the...
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What are the Three Primary Periodontal Surgical Procedures?

Posted on 11/8/2021 by Pine Belt Periodontics
Periodontal disease is a severe oral condition that can lead to tooth loss. Even though this condition cannot be reversed, several surgical procedures help fix it. There are three primary surgical procedures that we apply to treat periodontal disease for oral and dental health. Gingival Flap Surgery This is the first and most common periodontal surgical procedure. It is also referred to as gum lift surgery. This procedure involves realigning gums to improve your smile. Gum lift surgery...
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What Is an All-On-Four Denture Treatment?

Posted on 10/25/2021 by Pine Belt Periodontics
The All On 4Denture treatment is a treatment option that where the dental surgeon places four implants on maxillary bone. Dental bridges use dental implants to replace all the missing teeth. The All On 4 denture replaces or fixes gum and loss of bones near the lost teeth. There is placement of implants in the jawbone and the dental bridge glued or screwed. From this, you get a new set of teeth strong and look like real teeth. Complete Dentures The complete dentures are fast and there are...
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All Posts:
How To Prepare For a Periodontal Surgery
11/22/2021
What are the Three Primary Periodontal Surgical Procedures?
11/8/2021
What Is an All-On-Four Denture Treatment?
10/25/2021
Everything To Know About Recovering From A Dental Implant
10/11/2021
Is There Any Worry About Gum Disease If You Have Dental Implants?
9/21/2021
Signs the Root of Your Tooth Has an Infection
9/6/2021
Do Gums Always Hurt for the Same Reasons?
8/23/2021
Tooth Loss Often Happens When Gum Disease Does Not Get Treated
8/9/2021
How To Maintain a Clean Mouth After Gum Disease Treatment
7/26/2021
Straws Can Improve Your Oral Discomfort When You Have Sensitive Teeth
7/12/2021
Lung Cancer Could Be Linked to Untreated Gum Disease
6/21/2021
Preparations You May Need to Make Prior to Getting Implants
6/7/2021
What Are the Top Three Symptoms People Typically Notice When Early Gum Disease Is Present?
5/24/2021
Gum Disease Could Lead To Problems Like Breast Cancer
5/10/2021
What Foods Should You Avoid With Gingivitis?
4/26/2021
Periodontitis: Causes
4/12/2021
Why Do My Teeth Feel Loose Sometimes?
3/22/2021
Ways to Reduce Chances of Periodontal Disease
3/8/2021
What Is A Periodontal Pocket?
2/22/2021
Understanding the Difference Between Periodontitis and Gingivitis
2/8/2021
When Gums Bleed, How Should You Respond?
1/25/2021
The Effects of Alcohol on Your Overall Oral Health
1/11/2021
A Dental Crown Could Help Improve Your Oral Health
12/7/2020

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