Gingivitis and Periodontitis

Have you ever looked in the mirror and noticed something OFF about your smile? It could be that your gums look swollen or puffy or might’ve changed color to a bright red or even purple. Your teeth may be looking taller than usual or you may also have noticed...

Here’s what you need to know about a gum graft

When it comes to achieving the perfect smile that dreams are made of, nothing is more of a buzzkill than receded gums, whether it’s just around a single tooth or involving multiple teeth. They can make your teeth look disproportionate and long, ruining the...
Gum Recession

Gum Recession

Healthy gums function to keep the teeth tightly anchored, covering the entire length of the root. Gum recession refers to the process of gum tissue gradually pulling back from the teeth to reveal tooth roots. The exposure of tooth roots can be a serious health concern...
Quick Tips for Healthy Oral Hygiene

Quick Tips for Healthy Oral Hygiene

Improving your oral hygiene by adding small changes to your daily routine can make all of the difference in achieving oral health. All of our doctors here at Periodontal Associates in Aurora and Littleton help create a system that works for you. Following these quick...
Dental Phobia

Dental Phobia

Are you embarrassed with your smile… you are not alone! For the longest time I have always had plaque buildup on my teeth.  My gums were always inflamed, sore and bleeding. When it came to visiting the dentist, it was incredibly embarrassing for me, and I would put my...