Welcome to our Santa Monica Periodontics & Implant Surgery Blog!  This informative and educational blog is designed to keep patients and residents of our community informed of "What's New" in the field of dentistry.  The posts we provide should help educate you on dental procedures and technology provided in the field of dentistry.  We will also make a concerted effort to keep you update with new technology, procedures, and general developments with our practice.  Please feel free to provide feedback on any posts or you are welcome to share interesting articles with your friends or acquaintances.  We hope you find our blog helpful. 

Oral Health Can Gum Disease Run in the Family?

There are a lot of things you can blame on your genes – never got that growth spurt you were expecti...

Jan 8 • 3 min read
Oral Health COVID-19 and Gum Health

COVID-19 has been reported on every continent, and the numbers are staggering, with over 176 million...

Jun 28 • 3 min read
Oral Health Gum Disease & Cancer Risk

Studies have long suggested a link between periodontal disease and an increased risk of other inflam...

May 28 • 3 min read
Oral Health Why Do My Gums Hurt When I Brush My Teeth?

From lifestyle to bristle type, there are a number of reasons why your gums might feel sore or swoll...

Sep 29 • 2 min read
Oral Health 4 Healthy Gum Guidelines For Kids

Did you know that taking proper care of your gums is equally important as taking care of your teeth?...

Jun 24 • 3 min read
Oral Health 5 Home Remedies to Fight Gum Disease

Gum disease, as known as periodontal disease, is the name for a range of oral health problems. These...

May 21 • 3 min read
Oral Health 5 Ways to Care for Your Mouth When You’re Sick

Whether amid a global pandemic like COVID-19, getting the seasonal flu, or anything in between, cont...

Apr 24 • 3 min read
Oral Health 7 Easy and Natural Ways to Fight Sugar Cravings

Life is sweet! However, for many of us, we take that too literally by overindulging in the sweet tre...

Jan 22 • 4 min read
Oral Health Is Flossing Your Teeth Really Important?

Is Flossing Your Teeth Really Important?Despite a rogue news report a few years ago, the benefits of...

Nov 19 • 3 min read
Oral Health What Does Smoking Do to Your Teeth?

14 of every 100 individuals age eighteen and over smoke in the United States, according to...

Sep 17 • 4 min read

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