Periodontist - Cedar Rapids
1909 51st St NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
319-294-4800

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Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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... Treatments Your First Visit Treatment Overview Early Stage Gingivitis Scaling and Root Planing Crown Lengthing Implants Osseous Surgery Regeneration Pocket Reduction (flap surgery) Gingivectomy Grafts Ridge Augmentation Cosmetic Surgery Prevention General Prevention Tips Brushing Flossing Nutrution and Your Gums Oral Hygiene Products When to See a Periodontist...

Dental Services
... Periodontal Disease Treatment of Periodontitis Scaling and Root Planing Crown Lengthening Implants Osseous Surgery Regeneration Early Stage Gingivitis Pocket Reduction (Flap Surgery) Gingivectomy Grafts Ridge Augmentation What is Periodontics...

Periodontal Surgery may be Needed to Halt Gum Disease and Encourage Healing
... There are also other types of periodontal surgery for repairing and stimulating regeneration of damaged gum tissues...

Gum Infection Around Tooth Roots Calls for Immediate Action
...With furcations we may also need to employ surgery to aid gum or bone tissue regeneration or to make the area easier to access for future cleaning...

Lasers Poised to Transform Current Treatment for Gum Disease
...And some post-surgical studies have indicated LANAP® might also encourage gum tissue regeneration in the months following...

This Laser Procedure Promises Big Benefits for Gum Disease Treatment
...Once treated, the dentist will monitor the tooth to ensure maximum bone regeneration and gum reattachment...

Gum Recession Can Rob You of Your Smile and Your Dental Health Too
...If the recession is more advanced, we may still be able to stimulate gum regeneration by attaching a tissue graft with a micro-surgical procedure...