Dads, Be Brave!

Dads, Be Brave!

Want your kids to be friendly and fear free at the dentist? It is up to you, Dads!  A new study reveals that parent’s attitude towards oral health and dental visits predict how their children will react in the same situations.  It is a good thing Dr. Doug Heller is a...
Holiday Cavities

Holiday Cavities

Holiday Cravings and Cavities Happy Hanukah, Merry Christmas, and Happy Kwanzaa from your friends at Periodontal Associates – the dental implant team!  With the Holiday season among us and treats eaten, carols sung, parties thrown, and gifts given, Dr....
Chemo and Oral Health

Chemo and Oral Health

Oral Health and Chemotherapy Periodontist or oncologist?  For those dealing with cancer treatment, a relationship with your oncologist may be just as important as the one with your dentist.  Chemotherapy offers many positives in preventing the growth of cancers;...
Replace or Save Tooth?

Replace or Save Tooth?

To Save a Tooth or Replace It:  That is the Question One of the most difficult decisions Periodontal Associates has to make is when to save a tooth and when to remove and replace it.  This is a difficult decision on many levels.  Numerous factors must be considered...
Leftover Candy

Leftover Candy

Extra Candy Haunting Homes Halloween is over, and all the zombies, princesses, and ninjas have changed back into their normal kid lives.  However, their bags of candy are still haunting the house.  As much as kids would like to eat all those sweets at once, the...