At Dentistry for Health NY, the cornerstone of our practice is the oral systemic link, meaning that your teeth and gum health are linked to your overall body health and vice versa. This is especially important for people with diabetes. Diabetes can affect the quality…
The Pinhole Surgical Technique is a minimally invasive gum recession treatment. Unlike traditional grafting techniques, PST™ is incision and suture free. All of the surgical tools and techniques used to perform the
Platelet-Rich Fibrin (PRF) is exactly what its name suggests. The substance is a by-product of blood (plasma) that is rich in platelets. Until very recently, its use has been confined to the hospital setting. This was due mainly to the cost of separating the platelets from the blood (thousands) and the large amount of blood needed (one unit) to produce a suitable quantity of platelets.
Cold sores (or herpetic lesions) are blisters that form around the mouth and lips and are both painful and infectious. If left on their own, they will start to heal within a couple of days and usually resolve within a couple of weeks.