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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Learn More About Our Doctor

Published: September 17, 2019

Are you familiar with the differences between a general dentist and a Periodontist?  It’s common for most people to assume that they are the same thing. However, there are things that set them apart and various services that one offers that the other doesn’t.  At the Advanced Laser Gum Surgery Institute of Washington in Rockville, Maryland you’ll be treated […]

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Do You Have These Habits That Affect Gum Health?

Published: September 13, 2019

When most people think about their dental health, they immediately picture how cavity-free or clean their teeth are. However, the gums play a vital role in oral wellness. In fact, some habits can lead to the development of gingivitis, characterized by red gums, bad breath and bleeding gums. Periodontist Dr. Steven Rice of Rockville, MD […]

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Advantages of the All-on-4® Treatment

Published: September 11, 2019

If you suffer from missing teeth it can lead you to feel as though you might never smile again. However, there is a solution to restoring your smile. Dr. Steven Rice of Advanced Laser Gum Surgery Institute of Washington offers dental implant solutions to make your smile great again. If you’re unaware, a dental implant […]

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Top 3 Tooth Extraction Myths

Published: August 14, 2019

For generations, the topic of tooth extraction has been a source of many misconceptions. In fact, patients may not tell their periodontists in Rockville, MD about tooth pain or problems because they fear requiring a tooth extraction. Dr. Steven N. Rice helps people of all ages reduce their anxiety about having teeth extracted by educating […]

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Can You Get Dental Implants Even If You Have Periodontitis?

Published: August 7, 2019

Despite all of the success stories many people hear when talking with people just like them, dental implants may still feel too good to be true for many people missing teeth. They often feel that the current state of their teeth and gums is too poor to support dental implants. As such, many people with […]

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How Long Does It Take to Get Dental Implants for Dentures?

Published: July 17, 2019

Even replacing just a few teeth can dramatically change a person’s quality of life. And when you look adding new teeth to a mouth with just a few viable teeth left or none at all, the process can be flat-out life changing. So how long does it take to for a person to have their […]

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5 Reasons Patients Choose Dental Implants

Published: July 15, 2019

If you are missing teeth, you have a lot of tooth replacement options to choose from. You may be wondering which option best fits your needs and budget. Though solutions like partials, dentures, and dental bridges do replace teeth, they often come up short in the long-term. This is why most patients choose dental implants […]

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