Patient Education LibraryThe ADA Patient Education Library provides the most popular topics in dentistry that will help you better maintain your dental health.
Periodontal or gum disease happens when bacteria gets below the gum line and the attachment between the gum and tooth is lost.
The first "regular" dental visit should be just after your child's third birthday. The first dental visit is usually short and involves very little treatment. We may ask you to sit in the dental chair and hold your child during the examination.
When you seek care at our office, you are assured that Drs. Porteous and Burke utilize the latest in technology to enhance the quality and fit for your dental care. Our practice uses high power microscopes and LED surgical lights to enhance the precision of patient care.
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