What is a Periodontist?

Have you heard the term “periodontist” and wondered what it means? Perhaps you have a general idea of what a periodontist does but don’t understand exactly what types of services this dental health specialist provides. Let’s take a quick look at the important role periodontists play in improving patients’ oral health and beauty. The Duties […]

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Dental Sedation: What to Expect

Many people have a fear of going to the dentist, even as adults. This can lead to putting off necessary dental work, which ends up making the problem worse and the solution more difficult. Thankfully, there are a variety of methods of dental sedation we can use to make you more comfortable for your procedure. […]

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What To Do If You Have A Cracked Tooth

The moment where you bite down into something the wrong way and crack a tooth is traumatic. First of all, don’t panic or at least try not to. Easier said than done, right? This is a nerve-wracking dental situation that happens quite often to many different people. Sometimes a cracked tooth occurs over time and […]

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Am I A Good Candidate For Dental Implants?

You could be a good candidate for dental implant surgery. Dental implants can be the ideal solution to restoring you to full dental health. Our goal at Vero Implants & Periodontics is to help all of our patients keep their teeth healthy for life. However, tooth loss can occur through accident, decay, chronic periodontal disease […]

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Do I Need A Surgical Dental Cleaning?

Hearing a dentist in Vero Beach, FL tell you that you may need a surgical dental procedure can be intimidating and scary. It becomes a little more nerve-wracking when you hear that you need a surgical dental cleaning. This is because many people have a fear of the unknown. This type of cleaning is not […]

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Reversing Periodontal Disease with Emdogain

Periodontal disease is a gum infection that damages the soft tissues and bones that support the teeth. Gingivitis is a mild form of periodontal disease, often causing red and swollen gums that bleed easily. As the condition progresses, periodontal disease can lead to chronic bad breath, painful chewing, receding gums, tooth sensitivity, and even loose […]

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Dental Implants And The Importance Of Periodontal Cleanings

Just because you have dental implants doesn’t mean that you can let your oral health go. With the cost of them, you want to make them last as long as possible, particularly for your lifetime! The one way to accomplish this is through routine dental care from a periodontist in Vero Beach or Melbourne, FL. […]

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Periodontal Disease: Causes, Symptoms, Prevention, & Reversal

Busy American lifestyles too often lead people to skip daily oral hygiene regimens. Forgetting to brush and floss regularly, unhealthy food choices, and failing to schedule routine cleanings have led to more than 64 million Americans over 30 years old suffering from periodontal disease. As a periodontist Vero Beach and Melbourne, FL residents rely on, […]

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Tissue Grafting

Gum recession is not only a cosmetic issue for many people, but also a potential oral health issue that will have them calling their periodontist. A simple tissue grafting surgery is the preferred method for correcting gum recession. Here is a closer look at the tissue grafting process and why your dentist in Vero Beach […]

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Do I Need To Get My Wisdom Teeth Removed?

So many patients ask the question, ”Do I need to get my wisdom teeth removed?” This is a discussion that comes up quite often. At Vero VIP Implants & Periodontics, as part of periodontal services, this is an important procedure we perform on many people. There are some signs that will let you know that […]