Infection Control Practices and Cleanliness

Dear patients, Many patients ask and wonder about cleanliness at their dental office, and some express concerns that in today’s world, they worry about the cleanliness and safeness of places they visit, particularly dental and medical offices, and their sterilization and cleanliness procedures. My staff and I want to put your minds at ease and…

5 Reasons You Should Get Digital X-Rays and See a Modern Dentist

If you’re still going to a dentist who takes film X-Rays, you’re not getting any of the benefits of modern dentistry! The use of digital X-Rays, or radiography, greatly increases a dentist’s ability to evaluate the health of your teeth in record time. Not only can a dentist like Dr. Perlaza, who uses the latest…

Dental Implants – What Do I Need to Know?

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Dental implants are the modern alternative to bridges or dentures, which used to be the only solution for missing teeth. Tooth loss due to injury, or even tooth decay and gingivitis affect millions of Americans every year. If you suffer from whole tooth loss, then dental implants are the most modern and natural tooth replacement…

Laser Periodontal Treatment – Good for Your Gums

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Periodontal disease, or gum disease, is a serious problem that affects an estimated 80 percent of American adults. If your teeth feel sensitive or loose, or if you experience swollen or bleeding gums this could be a sign that you have periodontal gum disease. Periodontal gum disease can cause chronic and permanent bad breath. If…

Give Your Smile the Gift of a Makeover with Porcelain Veneers

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This holiday season treat your smile right and bright with a smile makeover. Porcelain Veneers can help most problems you have with your teeth, whether cosmetic or not. They can even help straighten your teeth without the need for braces, and also cover up cracked, damaged and discolored teeth, and considerably brighten your smile. Just…