Metropolitan Periodontics and Implantology Blog
September 30, 2016
There’s exciting news in medicine. The world’s first regeneration method just received FDA (Food and Drug Administration) clearance. It’s a treatment that gives hope to patients who have experienced significant tissue loss following periodontal (gum) disease. Periodontal regeneration with the LANAP® protocol is the actual regrowth of gum tissue, including new bone formation, on a previously diseased surface. This is big news for the medical community — and for you. The new FDA clearance makes reversing the serious effects of periodontal disease easier, more effective, and more comfortable than ever before.
August 30, 2016
First as shells, bones, then blades, dental implants have been used for centuries — but they have never been as effective as they are today. In fact, the method of tooth replacement enjoys a 95 percent success rate in eligible patients. Dr. Rynar has more on the benefits of dental implants in Florham Park.
July 12, 2016
Those who suffer from periodontal disease now have an alternative option for scaling and root planing with LANAP. The LANAP procedure is among one of the latest dental advancements used for periodontal therapy in Florham Park. This revolutionary procedure involves the use of laser for a less invasive treatment when compared to the traditional scalpel and stitches when treating gum disease or providing osseous surgery. The use of LANAP in Florham Park allows us to provide more precise results for more effective treatment.
July 6, 2016
If you’re missing a tooth, you need to seek treatment for tooth loss to protect your oral health and oral functions. Among the most preferred and effective means to permanently treat tooth loss is with a dental implant. A dental implant looks and functions like a natural tooth while protecting your smile from decreased bone dentistry. As a leading dentist for dental implants in Florham Park, Dr. James Rynar will give you a complete smile with a dental implant.
June 10, 2016
We all know that untreated periodontal disease can wreak havoc on your oral health, but did you know it also produces many negative effects on your overall health? The bacteria responsible for causing gum disease is directly linked to many additional health complications, such as heart disease and dementia. If you’re suffering from untreated gum disease, it’s imperative you seek a periodontist in Florham Park right away to restore your oral health. By doing so, you’ll decrease your risk for developing serious and potentially deadly complications associated with the disease.
April 18, 2016
When your tooth needs a new crown — perhaps due to the wear of an old crown, or as the result of a serious tooth injury — you may need dental crown lengthening in Florham Park NJ. What does the procedure entail? Read on to learn more from Dr. James Rynar.
March 21, 2016
Dental implants are by far the best choice you can make in tooth replacement. They closely mimic the function of natural teeth, allowing you to eat, speak and smile with ease once again. Dental implants enjoy a high success rate (from 90 to 95 percent, in fact) and, when cared for properly, they can be expected to last the wearer’s lifetime. There are some factors that may influence the success of dental implants, and knowing what they are can help you to make the best decisions for your oral health. Keep reading to learn more about keeping your dental implants healthy from the team at Metropolitan Periodontics & Implantology today!
February 8, 2016
Gum disease. Not exactly a favorite topic to consider or discuss, but a very real concern for many people. Conservative estimates are that around 80 percent of the adult population in the United States have gum, or periodontal, disease. To treat gum disease, Dr. James Rynar at Metropolitan Periodontics & Implantology uses LANAP for Milburn, Madison and Florham Park patients.
January 19, 2016
Whether you are missing one or more teeth, the consequences can be both physical and psychological. Physically, just one missing tooth can impact your ability to maintain a nutritious diet. Psychologically, missing teeth can affect the way you interact with people and weaken your self-confidence. Thus, tooth replacement is a must. Dental implants are an excellent choice because they most closely imitate the look and feel of natural teeth. In Florham Park, dental implants are often the reason patients come to Dr. Rynar and the team at Metropolitan Periodontics & Implantology. A student of Dr. Per-Ingvar Branemark who is considered the father of dental implantology, Dr. Rynar has restored many smiles with dental implants and he can do the same for you.
December 15, 2015
Gum recession isn’t something you want to ignore. The gradually occurring condition often goes unnoticed, but increased sensitivity or a tooth that appears longer than it should can signify that you need to seek treatment for the problem. And when you do, you can benefit greatly from gum grafting in Florham Park. Keep reading for more on the smile-saving treatment from Dr. James Rynar, the periodontal expert at Metropolitan Periodontics & Implantology Associates.