The Dental Implant Process

Published: July 24, 2019

Losing a tooth can feel traumatic. However, you can take some solace in the fact there are numerous ways to fill in the gap. One of the most popular options at Canal Calem Periodontics is dental implants. They do require surgery, which can scare some people away, but as long as you get them done […]

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Do I Still Have Gum Disease If the Bleeding Stops?

Published: June 10, 2019

Bleeding gums, one of the telltale signs of gum disease, is a frequent occurrence among many people across the U.S. If treatment and care are undertaken soon enough, it’s often possible to ward off advanced gum disease and save your teeth’s root structure from incurring any permanent damage. But how do you know when you’ve […]

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How Tongue Tie and Lip Tie Can Affect Breastfeeding and What Can Be Done About It

Published: May 13, 2019

Breastfeeding can be a challenge in the best scenario, but it’s especially difficult when your baby has tongue tie or lip tie. Tongue tie happens when the membrane beneath your baby’s tongue extends too far forward and limits the movement of the tongue. Lip tie is a similar condition that is typified by an upper […]

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What Are the Complications and Side Effects of Chao Pinhole® Surgical Technique?

Published: March 17, 2019

When it comes to your health, every treatment carries with it some side effects and potential complications. You may hear about success stories from some people and things that went wrong for others. If you suffer from gum recession, you may be looking into treatment options including a gum graft or the less-invasive Chao Pinhole® […]

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How Keto Can Affect Your Oral Health

Published: January 4, 2019

January 5th is National Keto Day in Moorestown and Medford, NJ, and it’s the perfect time to discuss how the popular diet can affect your oral health. Many people have successfully lost stubborn weight after adopting ketogenic dietary practices, which include restricting carbohydrate intake and increasing dietary fat intake while consuming a moderate amount of […]

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Surprising Ways Medication Can Contribute To the Development of Gum Disease

Published: November 26, 2018

If you have a family history of gum disease or are experiencing early signs of the condition (such as bleeding gums, increased tooth sensitivity or chronic halitosis), you may be wondering how to prevent it from progressing. In addition to seeing your periodontist for a consultation, you may also want to consider how your medication […]

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All You Need to Know About a Frenectomy

Published: September 1, 2018

In between the upper two front teeth, there is a small piece of muscular tissue that connects the gums to the teeth. When this tissue limits movement, it may need to be clipped or removed. This procedure is called a frenectomy and is performed with just a topical anesthetic with only a small recovery period. […]

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The Details of Dental Implants

Published: July 19, 2018

The surgoery for dental implants in Moorestown, NJ and Medford, NJ involves having your periodontist replace the roots of the missing teeth with metal posts and then adhering artificial teeth on top. The post is implanted within the jawbone, and the bone fuses to the dental implant through a process called osseointegration. Several months later […]

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Continuing Education and Study Clubs

Published: May 3, 2018

As a periodontist, your learning doesn’t end when you graduate from dental school. Continuing education in Moorestown, NJ and Medford, NJ is essential in the field of dentistry as new advancements are made every day. It’s important to stay on top of current trends in order to provide your patients with quality care and improve your practice. Each state dental […]

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Why Should I Consider Osseous Surgery and What Is It?

Published: March 28, 2018

If you have been struggling with periodontal disease that is affecting your smile by causing your gums to recede, it’s time for you to consider Osseous surgery in Moorestown NJ and Medford, NJ. This tried and true method of treating the gum recession caused by advanced gum disease has been used for years and is […]

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