We congratulate you on taking the first step toward better periodontal health. Please utilize this website as a resource. It will help you better understand your course of treatment and answer many questions related to periodontal therapy.
Our office is dedicated to improving the lives of others by restoring optimal dental health for all of our patients. We offer the most advanced treatments available in state-of-the–art facilities, with comfort, compassion, and convenience. We strive to make your visits with us as pleasant as possible. We have many years of experience in implants, treatment of advanced periodontal disease, periodontal plastic surgery procedures, and oral medicine.
Dental implants are designed to provide a foundation for replacement teeth that look, feel, and function like natural teeth. The person who has lost teeth regains the ability to eat virtually anything and can smile with confidence, knowing that teeth appear natural and that facial contours have been preserved. Click here to find out more about dental implants.
Cosmetic periodontal procedures are a conventional way to cover unsightly, sensitive, or exposed root surfaces and to prevent future gum recession. If you are unhappy with the appearance of short, unsightly teeth this can be greatly improved by a combination of periodontal procedures by Dr. Hanson and cosmetic dentistry by your dentist. Click here to find out more about cosmetic periodontal procedures.
Adults over the age of 35 lose more teeth to gum diseases than from cavities. At least three out of four adults are affected at some time in their life. The best way to prevent cavities and periodontal diseases is by daily thorough tooth brushing and flossing techniques and regular professional examinations and cleanings. Click here to find out more about preventing gum disease.
Dr. Hanson is the only Periodontist in the area on the Winchester Medical Center staff. As a staff member of the hospital, he has the ability to offer ambulatory outpatient surgery, which is surgery that does not require an overnight hospital stay. If your anxiety level is such that you want to be put completely asleep, this is a good option.