3 Benefits of Precise Dental Implant Placement

Published: June 15, 2018

If you’re currently living with tooth loss, dental implant placement may be the most reliable and beneficial tooth replacement option available to you. Dental implants have a renowned reputation for preserving jaw bone tissue, restoring dental function and improving aesthetic appearance. Dr. Kiya Green is a skilled periodontist who uses advanced technology, including CT scans, […]

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What Can I Do if I Have Excessive Gums?

Published: April 11, 2018

Do you have what people call a “gummy” smile? Do your gums appear a little bit out of proportion to your teeth because they are thick and pronounced? If so, you might want to consider crown lengthening in Matthews, NC as an aesthetic option to rebalance your smile. While excessive gums are not a problem […]

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The Importance of Oral Cancer Screenings

Published: February 8, 2018

Did you know that over 49,000 adults are estimated to be diagnosed with oral and oropharyngeal cancer this year alone? The average age of diagnosis is 62, but it’s possible to develop the disease much younger than that. Fortunately, the outlook for the average person is significantly improved if the disease is detected and treated […]

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Give Yourself the Gift of Implant Supported Dentures

Published: December 18, 2017

Whether you are missing one tooth or several, you have many different choices to think about for tooth replacement. Besides traditional dentures or dental implants, there is another option that takes the benefits from both treatments and brings them together, implant supported dentures in Matthews, NC. Dr. Kiya Green has worked with patients all over […]

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How Advanced Dental Technology Can Improve Your Dental Visit

Published: October 4, 2017

Does it really matter whether you visit a dentist who uses updated technology or one who relies primarily on traditional diagnostic and treatment methods? If you have ever asked yourself this question, here are a few of the top ways advanced dental technology in Matthews, NC and Charlotte, NC like the Cone Beam scanning system can improve […]

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What Is Periodontal Charting?

Published: August 3, 2017

Gum disease is a common and preventable illness. Oral health professionals like Dr. Kiya Green recommend regular checkups and teeth cleanings. She is an expert in treating receding gums in Matthews, NC. What Is Gum Disease Exactly? This illness is caused by infections in the gum tissues surrounding your teeth. When too much plaque builds […]

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Don’t Let Dental Anxiety Prevent a Healthy Mouth

Published: June 21, 2017

Periodontist, Dr. Green and the rest of the Matthews Periodontics team are leaders in sedation dentistry in Matthews, NC, and are open to finding new ways to help patients cope with their dental anxiety. Take a moment to learn more about overcoming your anxiety and giving your teeth and gums the attention they need. Helping […]

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The Facts About Deep Cleanings

Published: April 26, 2017

It is not uncommon for many visiting the dentist to hear of someone needing a deep cleaning. If a periodontist like Dr. Green has recommended that you receive such a treatment, do not take it as a sign that she is saying your dental care routine is not sufficient. It is literally impossible for one […]

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Quick Guide: Understanding Bone Grafting and Dental Implants

Published: February 27, 2017

Dental technology and procedures have come a long way, making more treatment options more possible than ever. Dr. Green and the rest of us here at Matthews Periodontics would like to take an opportunity to tell you about two innovative dental breakthroughs known as bone grafting and dental implants.Bone Grafting If infection, trauma or disease […]

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Are Porcelain Crowns Right For You?

Published: April 15, 2013

For those of you who have had the joy of extensive dental work, you are familiar with what a crown looks like. They are essentially caps that are placed over your teeth and are a sort of “last resort” for a tooth that has too much damage for a normal filling to fix. In your […]

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