The Dangers and Downsides of Dentures

Published: January 16, 2020

Dr. Steven Rice of Advanced Laser Gum Surgery Institute of Washington encourages edentulous patients to consider the placement of dental implants.

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Tips For Optimal Oral Health in the New Year

Published: January 2, 2020

It’s the new year! It is time to live out those resolutions – and maybe that means taking care of your body. Many people neglect the fact that the oral cavity is important and necessary to take care of. Many also do not realize that the oral cavity can affect the health of the body […]

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Why is Gum Disease so Important

Published: December 30, 2019

Do you have bad breath, red swollen gums, chewing pain, and even loose teeth or missing teeth? If your answer was yes to any of these signs, you may have a gum disorder, commonly known as periodontal disease. This might progress later in your life to serious oral compilations if you go without dealing with […]

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4 Ways All-on-4® Can Make You Look Years Younger

Published: December 13, 2019

Our periodontist, Dr. Steven Rice, offers full mouth dental implants to Rockville, MD patients who not only want to enjoy a healthy, functional mouth again but want to look and feel younger too.

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The Benefits Of All-On-4 Dental Implants

Published: November 25, 2019

Replace Missing Teeth With Dental Implants If you are suffering from missing teeth you don’t have to settle for this interruption to your bright smile thanks to dental implants. Specifically, All-On-4 dental implants are being offered and can help to not only restore your missing teeth but provide you with a bone graft if you […]

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4 Ways to Fight Gum Disease

Published: November 14, 2019

You want to fight against gum disease, but knowing what to do can be challenging. After all, gum disease rarely causes major pain and the earliest signs can be subtle. Still, you have some weapons to fight against gingivitis and periodontitis, along with periodontists like Dr. Steven Rice in Rockville, MD. Consider implementing the following […]

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Gum Recession: Recognizing Gum Disease Symptoms

Published: November 4, 2019

Gum RecessionGum recession is a major warning sign that you may be developing gum disease. With this being said it’s very important to not ignore gum recession. Also, while at home maintenance is beneficial the best thing to do would be to schedule an appointment with your dentist. With their training and experience they will […]

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Your Teeth Replacement Options

Published: October 14, 2019

The thought of dentures probably sounds daunting. Most people don’t want to admit to themselves they need false teeth. While it may seem strange to finally come to terms with, dentures can truly change your life. Your specific situation will determine what option is the best for you, and your dentist will guide you through […]

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How to Improve the Look and Health of a Gummy Smile

Published: October 11, 2019

Do you feel that you show too much gum tissue when you smile or that your teeth seem shorter than everyone else? This may be due to excessive gingival (gum) growth around the teeth. Often called a “gummy smile,” patients who are affected often have an extra amount of gum tissue covering the teeth, making […]

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Understanding Oral Healthcare

Published: October 4, 2019

In the United States, there are millions of individuals who suffer from various forms of oral health issues. With all of the oral health issues that are plaguing people, the fact is they are easily treatable and can be prevented. When the disease begins, it can become harder to treat. Gum diseases of all kinds […]

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