Category Archives: Periodontal Disease

Why is regular flossing important?

Flossing the teeth, just like brushing the teeth, is an important step in maintaining oral hygiene and keeping the smile healthy and beautiful. It should be done at least once a day to fight against the formation of tooth decay and the development of periodontal disease. With the help of Dr. Smith at NW Heights […]

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How scaling and root planing can help combat periodontal disease

At NW Heights Dental of Portland, OR, patients in the community can work with Dr. Keri Smith to address a wide range of concerns. Our team understands that patients want an attractive smile, and this is why our team educates patients on the dangers of periodontal disease. Periodontal disease can become a serious threat to […]

Periodontal Disease | Portland, OR

NW Heights Dental offers periodontal treatments for all stages

Dr. Keri Smith of NW Heights Dental understand the importance of a beautiful and healthy smile. When patients have let their oral health habits go by the wayside, they may be putting their smile at risk for conditions such as tooth decay and periodontal disease. When periodontal disease (or gum disease) develops, it needs to […]


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