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Gum Disease Treatment and High Blood Pressure

Many studies have found an association between gum disease and high blood pressure. It is a good time to consider how you treat your gum tissue and whether you are at risk of periodontal disease. Dr. Jeffrey Alvarado, our experienced general dentist in McAllen, TX provides gum disease treatment to reduce your risk of various other health problems.

Laser Dentistry: How Technology Fixes Smiles

Gum disease is a serious condition, and (when left unchecked) can extensively damage your mouth, your gums, and your teeth. When it comes to gum disease, you need to know what to watch for and how to fix it.

Start 2018 With Dental Implants

Missing teeth can cause more problems for patients, including contributing to the loss of jaw bone tissue; dental implants are a new, innovative solution that is suitable for many patients. 

Thanksgiving and Your Dental Implants

With Thanksgiving in late November, many Americans are thinking of turkey, stuffing, and mashed potatoes. Anyone with dental implants can relax and enjoy themselves because as long as their implants are cared for correctly, they remain strong and durable no matter what you eat.

What Are the Benefits of CEREC® Crowns?

As technology advances and dental treatments become simplified, patients benefit from improved procedures that make it convenient to get a healthier-looking smile.