Reverse Gum Disease with These Tips

Do you think your teeth are essential? Do you know, neglecting your oral health care can lead to gum disease that can lead to tooth loss? Well, it’s true! That is why our periodontist, Dr. Shelby Nelson with Custom Periodontics in Fort Worth, Texas, is happy to offer you these... Read more »

Are You at Risk for Gum Disease?

Many people think it’s normal for gums to bleed a little during a tooth-brushing session. This is not true! In fact, bleeding gums can be an indicator of gum disease in various stages. This is a common problem; advanced gum disease affects over 40 percent of adults over 30 in... Read more »

Which Type of Gum Graft Is Right For You?

If you require a gum graft to restore your oral health, you may have several questions running through your head as you prepare for your procedure: What does gum graft consist of? Where will the grafting tissue come from? Before your procedure, Dr. Shelby Nelson, our local periodontist, will review... Read more »

Understanding Gum Disease

Do you know anyone who has received dentures? There is a high possibility that their tooth loss was a result of periodontal disease, which is also referred to as gum disease. This condition is one of the worst disease and dental issues that can affect your oral health. Our team... Read more »

The Essentials Of Gum Disease

Gum disease is also called periodontal disease. It affects over 47% of adults over the age of 30 in the United States, and is a major cause of tooth loss. Its early stages are referred to as “gingivitis” and can normally be remedied with a thorough professional clean and improved... Read more »

Gums That Bleed Easily Could Indicate a Periodontal Health Problem

Healthy gums play a large role in maintaining strong teeth and a healthy mouth. A consistent daily oral hygiene regimen that focuses on brushing your teeth each morning and evening, and making sure to thoroughly floss at least once per day, is an important step in the process of preventing... Read more »

Here Are Four of the Top Reasons to Choose Dental Implants

One of the most common cosmetic dental appliances, dental implants can replace missing teeth to effectively restore your smile. While there are many benefits of dental implants, we can’t list them all here, but we will give four of the top reasons to choose this procedure. 1. Dental implants can... Read more »

Use These Products to Fight Tooth Sensitivity

Tooth sensitivity has been called an achy stimulation of the teeth. Fortunately, it can be treated with over-the-counter products. While we endorse visiting our office to address the sensitivity, these suggestions can be effective supplementary measures. Multiple toothpastes are labeled and marketed to be utilized for caring for dentin hypersensitivity;... Read more »

Can You Cure Gingivitis?

Do you have sensitive teeth, inflamed, red or swollen gums, along with chronic bad breath? If so, you may be experiencing the early stage of gum disease, also known as gingivitis. This oral condition is quite common, unfortunately, and can be caused by: Poor oral hygiene practices that allow dental... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Custom Periodontics, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and area... Read more »