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Gum Recession

Posted on 12/22/2015 at 03:45 pmViewed 1,432 times

Gum recession can cause issues for your teeth and you.   It can be caused by Periodontal disease, brushing teeth to hard, genetics, smoking and other things.  Treatments for gum recession depend on the cause and if it is very advanced a gum graft may need to be done.  Watch this video for more information: ;

Porcelain Veneers

Posted on 11/23/2015 at 11:25 amViewed 1,417 times

Dental Veneers are thin coverings that are placed over the front (visible) part of the tooth and can be used to give you an improved smile. They look like natural teeth.  Veneers can correct stained, chipped, worn, crooked, and/or misshapen teeth.  They can even be used to fix gaps and uneven spaces.  Dr. Granger uses porcelain veneers.  This...

Healthy Mouth, Healthy Body

Posted on 03/23/2015 at 10:21 amViewed 1,687 times

Watch this video for information about how having a healthy mouth can help you to have a healthy body.

Treating Periodontal Disease Video

Posted on 03/23/2015 at 10:11 amViewed 1,592 times

Our treatments for periodontal disease are influenced by the extent and particular conditions of the gum disease.    Watch this video for more information on periodontal treatments.

New Video On Periodontal Disease

Posted on 01/08/2015 at 04:47 pmViewed 1,778 times

Check out a new video we just added that talks about Periodontal disease and some ways to prevent it.  You can find the video at http://www.sedationdentistva.com/periodontal-gum-disease.html

New Patient Eduction Video on Implants

Posted on 12/01/2014 at 02:22 pmViewed 1,793 times

If you are interested in more information on dental implants we have a new video you can view. Just go to our Dental Bonding, Crowns, Veneers, and Implants page and scroll to the bottom of the page to view the video on Dental Implants Click here to go to the dental implants page now.

Dental Stem Cell Banking

Posted on 11/04/2014 at 03:16 pmViewed 2,042 times

Dr. Granger of Sedation Dentist Va is a facilitator of dental stem cell banking.  Stem Cells can be used for Regenerative Medicine and their usage potential is expanding continually with medical research. Check out a recent radio interview on Dental Stem Cells on Youtube here: http://www.youtube.com/v/J4bRAdlsJmg&hl=en&fs=1&rel=0&autoplay=1 ...

Dr. Granger Now Offers IV Sedation

Posted on 10/03/2013 at 08:26 amViewed 2,129 times

For years we have offered  conscious sedation as an option for long treatment appointments and dental phobics. It has been successful in providing a means of relieving anxiety during treatment of our patients. As well, conscious sedation has allowed us to comfortably provide comprehensive treatment during long appointments. Although conscious...

S.T.A.M.P. out Tooth Decay: a Closer Look at Specifically Targeted Antimicrobial Peptides

Posted on 03/22/2013 at 04:55 pmViewed 4,200 times

Chemotherapeutic agents are often recommended to help prevent common dental diseases such as caries (tooth decay) and gingivitis.  This is because healthy teeth and gums are increasingly seen as a necessary component of overall health.  In fact, “92 percent of adults ages 20-64 have had dental caries,” and coming up with new ways to prevent...

Dental Veneers for a Smile Makeover

Posted on 03/11/2013 at 04:39 pmViewed 2,691 times

Cosmetic dentistry is becoming far more popular, and one of the most commonly used dental procedures in a smile makeover is dental veneers. Veneers are made from extremely thin slips of porcelain, custom made to fit over the front, and possibly the biting surfaces of your teeth. Dental veneers are an excellent way of perfecting a smile while...

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