If You Are Missing a Molar, It Can Be Restored with a Dental Implant

The average adult has eight large molars in the back of their mouth. These teeth are designed to work together to grind and chew the foods you eat. If one is lost to a severe cavity or some form of dental trauma, it can severely limit your natural oral function. In a situation like this… Read more »

Severe Tooth Loss Periodontitis Might Be Addressed by Dentures

The American Dental Association notes that a significant number of people over the age of 60 suffer from moderate to severe gum disease. Chronic, severe gum disease (known as periodontitis) can cause significant infection in the gums near the roots of teeth. In time, it can even cause a loss of bone structure, causing the… Read more »

The Health Benefits of BOTOX®

In a previous blog, we talked about the cosmetic benefits of BOTOX® for a more youthful appearance. Today, Dr. David E. Pearson would like to talk about the functional benefits of BOTOX and how this injectable medication can be used to lower reoccurring migraines, treat TMJ disorder and lessen excessive sweating for patients in Lawrenceville,… Read more »

Gum Disease Can Easily Be Prevented with Oral Hygiene Improvements

Gum disease is alarmingly more prevalent in the American population than most people think. A research report published by the American Dental Association estimated that up to 47 percent of adults over the age of 30 are affected by some degree of gum disease. Poor oral hygiene habits or inconsistencies in your brushing and flossing… Read more »

Gum Disease: Treatment Options

Would you be interested in learning that about 50% of Americans suffer from have gum disease? While this might not seem like a serious issue, gum disease can be hard to notice on your own. Luckily, there are a number of symptoms you may be able to recognize from home. Still, we suggest setting up… Read more »

All About Crown Lengthening

Would you prefer to flash more of your lovely white teeth than your pink gums? Or maybe your tooth needs crown or bridge and the gumline is too high for that. Here at in , , we offer what is called crown lengthening. This is a kind of dental procedure designed to uncover more of… Read more »

The Signs of Gum Recession

Have you ever heard of gum recession? Sadly, gum recession is a fairly serious issue. Fortunately, there are several things you can do to deal with gum recession. Luckily, there are several symptoms you might be able to recognize from home. For example, if you have swollen or tender gums, you could have gum recession…. Read more »

Dental Implants: Questions and Answers

Did you lose a tooth? Are you a little bit too old for the tooth fairy to come? You are probably all too aware of the impact this has on your appearance, speaking voice and chewing abilities. There is an answer! David E. Pearson DMD PC in Lawrenceville, Georgia offers top-notch dental implant surgery. Here… Read more »

Oral Infections: What You Should Know

Did you know that before antibiotics were created, dental infections were the third most common cause of death in the world? However, there are many different things you can do to protect your teeth and keep them healthy. Still, not every dental infection is extremely serious. Another relatively common infection is oral herpes which is… Read more »

Stopping Gum Disease

It’s one of the most prevalent diseases in America, costing a ton of American adults their ability to eat and talk, in addition to causing permanent harm to their appearance. Gum disease also spreads deadly bacteria and infections through your mouth and body. The good news is that gum disease is preventable. Our team at… Read more »