Receding Gums in Delaware

When your gums receed or pull away, it is called gum recession. Gum recession in Sussex county is quite common. Most of our patients have some recession. The root surface becomes exposed leading to hypersensitivy, longer teeth and less support to hold the teeth. It is one of the most common consultations and treatment that our periodontist in Georgetown, Dr Sanz, has to perform. … Continue reading

Dental Implants in Georgetown

Dental implants are one of the most predictable dental health treatment available. Techniques and materials are constanly improving. They are the best option to replace single or multiple teeth. Dr. Sanz, our board certified periodontist specialist in Georgetown, Delaware, has placed more than 4000 implants during the last 12 years… Continue reading

Sussex County Childrens Orthodontist

The american association of orthodontists recommends an orthodontic evaluation by the age of 7. In most cases, the ideal age for braces and other orthodontic treatments is between 10 and 14 years of age. Moving and correcting the alignment of the teeth can be done in a more efficient way when growth is occuring. Adults can also correct their tooth position with orthodontic treatment… Continue reading

Gummy smile after braces. Your gum doctor in Delaware can fix it!

After orthodontic treatment your teeth are straight and your smile is beatiful. Unfortunately, gums can be swollen and bleed during orthodontic treatment due to poor brushing and a genetic predisposition to having inflammed gums. A long lasting inflammation of your gums can lead to what is call gingival hyperplasia or gingival enlargement. Brushing and frequent cleanings during braces treatment is key to avoid this problem… Continue reading

Orthodontist or dentist for braces?

Choosing an orthodontic specialist in Georgetown instead of a general dentist for your braces in Delaware is a decision that will make a world of difference in the outcome of your treatment. If you are investing in the health of your mouth and the appearance of your smile why would you trust anyone other than … Continue reading