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Gum disease is a condition that affects nearly everyone at some point in their life. It occurs when bacteria cause inflammation of the gums and then move below the gum line and begin impacting the tissue and bones that hold teeth in place. Gum disease may start as gingivitis and progress into periodontitis. Without proper treatment, gum disease can lead to tooth loss and bone deterioration.
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Regular checkups and cleanings can lead to early detection and treatment of gum disease, minimizing potential complications. Even if you have advanced gum disease, it is important to see a dental professional for treatment so that you can restore your comfort and oral health. The team at Clagett Periodontics works with you to treat gum disease no matter its stage and rebuild your confidence in your smile. Schedule your appointment today.
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If you’re in need of tooth replacement, you may have heard about dental implants. This system is the best tooth replacement option on the market today, and because it offers full oral restoration and an aesthetically pleasing smile, dental implants have changed the lives of so many Kentucky men and women....
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When Kentucky residents begin to consider dental implants for their loose or missing teeth, they’re often left wondering who the best oral health care professional would be for this type of procedure. Many dental professionals can place dental implants, but the truth is, you’re going to want to find someone who has years of experience performing this procedure.
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We all know how stressful it can be to try to find the perfect doctor—of any kind. Especially if you’re new to Kentucky, and you have to start all over with an entirely new healthcare team, or if you suddenly find yourself in need of an oral health care crisis and you need specialized gum treatment or dental implants quickly.
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If you’re a Kentucky resident with loose or missing teeth, chances are you’ve heard about dental implants. After all, dental implants have gained quite a reputation in recent years. Whether you have one missing tooth, a few missing teeth, or you need to have an entire mouthful of teeth replaced, dental implants can fully restore your oral function and your smile.
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At Clagett Periodontics in Kentucky, board-certified periodontist Dr. Clagett offers a highly individualized approach to treating gum disease for his patients. If your gum disease isn’t responding to the non-surgical option available, you may need gum surgery.
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When loose teeth or tooth loss occurs, Dr. Clagett can solve your concern with dental implants—the best tooth replacement system on the market. And while you may be more comfortable thinking about the tooth replacement options of the past, such as traditional dentures or bridges, dental implants can truly provide full oral restoration for Kentucky men and women, and give you an aesthetically pleasing smile, too.
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While everyone in Kentucky knows what a dentist does, and may even know what an oral surgeon does, many may not be familiar with the term periodontist or the conditions treated by this professional. As a periodontist, Dr. Clagett wants you to be informed about how he can help you when you encounter certain oral health conditions, so keep reading....
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