Treat Your Bleeding Gums with LANAP®

Published: February 11, 2021

Dr. Steven Rice talks about the dangers of gum disease and the importance of treating bleeding gums in Rockville, MD with minimally invasive LANAP®.

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Periodontal Therapy: The Solution for Your Bad Breath

Published: January 14, 2021

Are you constantly feeling self-conscious about your bad breath? Chronic bad breath, or halitosis, isn’t just a cause for embarrassment. It can also be a sign that your mouth isn’t healthy. Dr. Steven Rice, our experienced periodontist, warns that halitosis can be a sign of gum disease. The good news is that gum disease treatment […]

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8 Risk Factors for Gum Disease

Published: December 17, 2020

If you have bleeding or swollen gums, this is often the first sign of gum disease. Dr. Steven Rice, a board-certified periodontist with vast expertise in Rockville, MD, says it is vital to be aware of risk factors, especially since many are modifiable and early intervention is the best weapon against this common oral health […]

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Importance of Treating Gum Disease

Published: December 8, 2020

Have you been noticing your gums bleed easily whenever you brush or floss? Or they are starting to pull away from your teeth? These are common signs of gum disease and should never be ignored. Whether you’ve recently started developing symptoms of gum disease or it has been affecting your health for some time, don’t […]

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4 Ways To Boost Your Oral Health

Published: September 17, 2020

Did you know that your oral health can represent the state of your overall health? Everything from daily diet to lifestyle choices can significantly impact your oral and overall health. Dr. Steven N. Rice, a periodontist in Rockville, MD, denotes the importance of proper oral care and ways to boost it. Fight the onset of […]

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The 7 Major Health Risks of Gum Disease

Published: August 23, 2020

Gum disease can have a major impact on a person’s oral health, and it can also have a lasting effect on their overall health if it is allowed to progress to more advanced stages. Also, thanks to advancements in laser dentistry laser gum surgery has emerged as one of the leading techniques to treat gum […]

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How LANAP® Can Restore Your Smile

Published: August 13, 2020

Are you struggling to live a comfortable and healthy life because you have gum disease? Unfortunately, this condition won’t go away on its own and will continue to progress until noticeable damage and health problems occur. The good news is that Dr. Steven Rice, our experienced periodontist, can treat your gum disease with LANAP® in […]

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5 Reasons Not to Put Off Gum Disease Treatment

Published: July 16, 2020

Gum disease can begin with soreness in the gums but has the potential to jeopardize both your dental health and systemic health. Often you can help prevent it from occurring in the first place by brushing and flossing your teeth regularly to remove harmful bacteria and by giving up all tobacco products. Sometimes it’s caused […]

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Gum Disease And The Development Of Systemic Diseases

Published: June 24, 2020

When it comes to gum disease and the development of it there are quite a few risks. However, for the purpose of this article will be discussing the 7 major risks of gum disease development in Rockville, MD. To be more specific, there is a direct link between your oral health and your overall health. […]

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Pinhole Surgical Technique™ or Gum Grafting: Which Is Better for Gum Recession?

Published: June 17, 2020

Gums can recede for many reasons, and some of them are completely within your control: aggressive brushing, tobacco use, and poor dental hygiene to name a few. The effects of receding gums range from the unattractive to the uncomfortable to the truly unhealthy. You may develop sensitive teeth, an uneven gum line or gum disease, […]

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