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Biofilm - Click here to view all posts
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  • What is Biofilm?
    Biofilm, the protective housing for bacteria, is a hot topic in the medical and dental fields. Routinely taking an antibiotic for a bacterial infection has become more complicated because of biofilm. ...
Broken Tooth - Click here to view all posts
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  • You broke your tooth; now what?
    You may have bitten down on a hard food or object, or perhaps you had a cavity that weakened your tooth. Either way, your tooth is now broken, and the steps you take to care for it will determine ...
Crown Lengthening - Click here to view all posts
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  • How Crown Lengthening Can Improve Your Smile
    Crown lengthening, also known as a gum lift, is generally performed by Dr. Thomas Sweeney and Dr. Neal Raval in order to improve the health of the gum tissue, or to prepare the mouth for restorative ...
Dental Care - Click here to view all posts
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  • The Safety of Dental X-Rays
    An article was released to the public stating that dental X-rays contribute to a type of brain cancer. After reading an article like this, your first thought may be to avoid dental X-rays, but you may ...
  • We are committed to your oral health!
    Dental visits are often negatively associated with discomfort in many people’s minds. But at Implant and Periodontic Specialists of Bellevue, Dr. Thomas Sweeney and Dr. Neal Raval and our team ...
  • I can't stop grinding my teeth! How can a dentist help?
    Dr. Thomas Sweeney and Dr. Neal Raval will tell you that while you are sleep, your mouth may be very active. If you find yourself waking up with headaches, facial pain, neck aches, or a sore jaw, you ...
Dental Cavities - Click here to view all posts
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  • Understanding Cavities
    Getting a cavity seems like delayed punishment for eating that special dessert every weekend or for the few days you forgot to floss. When you are doing everything right with minimal exception and a ...
Dental Crowns - Click here to view all posts
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  • What are dental crowns?
    A dental crown is often called a “cap.” A dental crown covers all of the visible parts of the tooth and has many functions and reasons for placement. There are several different types of ...
Dental Emergency - Click here to view all posts
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  • You broke your tooth; now what?
    You may have bitten down on a hard food or object, or perhaps you had a cavity that weakened your tooth. Either way, your tooth is now broken, and the steps you take to care for it will determine ...
  • Why Visiting the Emergency Room for Your Dental Problem isn't a Good Idea
    Emergency rooms are for emergencies, so before you head to the hospital because of a dental problem, you need to ask yourself this question: Is what you're experiencing really a medical emergency? ...
  • How do I handle my child's dental emergency?
    With children undergoing developmental dental changes and engaging in rough-and-tumble activities, dental emergencies can sometimes arise. If your child knocks out a tooth or experiences any type of ...
Dental Implants - Click here to view all posts
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  • What are Dental Implants?
    Do you have a space where a tooth used to be? Were you born with a missing tooth? Are you getting ready for dentures? You may be a good candidate for a dental implant. Metal dental implants were ...
Dental Insurance - Click here to view all posts
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Dental X-Rays - Click here to view all posts
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  • The Safety of Dental X-Rays
    An article was released to the public stating that dental X-rays contribute to a type of brain cancer. After reading an article like this, your first thought may be to avoid dental X-rays, but you may ...
Emergency Dental Care - Click here to view all posts
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  • You broke your tooth; now what?
    You may have bitten down on a hard food or object, or perhaps you had a cavity that weakened your tooth. Either way, your tooth is now broken, and the steps you take to care for it will determine ...
  • Why Visiting the Emergency Room for Your Dental Problem isn't a Good Idea
    Emergency rooms are for emergencies, so before you head to the hospital because of a dental problem, you need to ask yourself this question: Is what you're experiencing really a medical emergency? ...
  • How do I handle my child's dental emergency?
    With children undergoing developmental dental changes and engaging in rough-and-tumble activities, dental emergencies can sometimes arise. If your child knocks out a tooth or experiences any type of ...
Gum Disease - Click here to view all posts
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  • Restore Your Gums to a Healthier State with Osseous Surgery
    Osseous surgery, or bone surgery, is a procedure that involves reshaping the bone that holds one or more teeth in place, as well as removing or reshaping deformities and irregularities under the gum. ...
  • Treating Gum Recession with Tissue Grafting
    One of the concerns we sometimes hear at Implant and Periodontic Specialists of Bellevue is, “My gums just don’t look the same they once did. What is causing this?” Our gums recede ...
  • Treating Gum Disease with Antibiotics
    For those of our patients at Implant and Periodontic Specialists of Bellevue who suffer from periodontal (gum) disease, we proudly offer topical or oral antibiotics to help reduce or entirely ...
Gum Health - Click here to view all posts
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Gum Recession - Click here to view all posts
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  • Treating Gum Recession with Tissue Grafting
    One of the concerns we sometimes hear at Implant and Periodontic Specialists of Bellevue is, “My gums just don’t look the same they once did. What is causing this?” Our gums recede ...
Implant & Periodontic Specialists - Click here to view all posts
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  • Dr. Sweeney and Dr. Raval Lecturing!
    For the past few months, Dr. Sweeney and Dr. Ravel have been keeping themselves busy with LOTS of continuing education work! It's important to all of us at Implant and Periodontic Specialists of ...
  • Dr. Sweeney in Denver!
    2014 is going to busy year of personal growth for our Implant and Periodontic Specialists of Bellevue doctors! Last week, Dr. Sweeney attended a course in Denver for laser education in periodontics!
  • Dr. Sweeney in Denver!
    2014 is going to busy year of personal growth for our Implant and Periodontic Specialists of Bellevue doctors! Last week, Dr. Sweeney attended a course in Denver for laser education in periodontics!
Oral Cancer - Click here to view all posts
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  • The Importance of Oral Cancer Screenings
    In our continuing efforts to provide the most advanced technology and highest quality care available to our patients at Implant and Periodontic Specialists of Bellevue, we proudly screen our patients ...
  • The Importance of Oral Cancer Screenings
    In our continuing efforts to provide the most advanced technology and highest quality care available to our patients at Implant and Periodontic Specialists of Bellevue, we proudly screen our patients ...
  • Are you at risk for oral cancer?
    Nearly 40,000 people are diagnosed with oral cancer annually in the United States, with more than 8,000 dying every year from the disease. Oral cancer has a higher death rate than many other common ...
Oral Health - Click here to view all posts
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  • Good Oral Health Habits When You're Pregnant
    Dr. Thomas Sweeney and Dr. Neal Raval and our team at Implant and Periodontic Specialists of Bellevue will tell you that good oral health habits when you are pregnant are very important. A plaque or ...
  • The Safety of Dental X-Rays
    An article was released to the public stating that dental X-rays contribute to a type of brain cancer. After reading an article like this, your first thought may be to avoid dental X-rays, but you may ...
  • We are committed to your oral health!
    Dental visits are often negatively associated with discomfort in many people’s minds. But at Implant and Periodontic Specialists of Bellevue, Dr. Thomas Sweeney and Dr. Neal Raval and our team ...
Osseous Surgery - Click here to view all posts
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Periodontal - Click here to view all posts
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  • Periodontal Health During Pregnancy
    If you are expecting, it is critical to maintain a healthy lifestyle to ensure both your health and the health of your little one. This includes maintaining your regimen of brushing twice per day and ...
Periodontal Care - Click here to view all posts
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  • Periodontal Health During Pregnancy
    If you are expecting, it is critical to maintain a healthy lifestyle to ensure both your health and the health of your little one. This includes maintaining your regimen of brushing twice per day and ...
  • Periodontal disease; I have what?!
    Our team from Implant and Periodontic Specialists of Bellevue understands the diagnosis of periodontal disease can be scary and confusing, but the good news in most cases is that it is treatable and ...
  • Treating Gum Disease with Antibiotics
    For those of our patients at Implant and Periodontic Specialists of Bellevue who suffer from periodontal (gum) disease, we proudly offer topical or oral antibiotics to help reduce or entirely ...
Periodontal Disease - Click here to view all posts
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  • Periodontal Health During Pregnancy
    If you are expecting, it is critical to maintain a healthy lifestyle to ensure both your health and the health of your little one. This includes maintaining your regimen of brushing twice per day and ...
  • Periodontal disease; I have what?!
    Our team from Implant and Periodontic Specialists of Bellevue understands the diagnosis of periodontal disease can be scary and confusing, but the good news in most cases is that it is treatable and ...
  • Treating Gum Disease with Antibiotics
    For those of our patients at Implant and Periodontic Specialists of Bellevue who suffer from periodontal (gum) disease, we proudly offer topical or oral antibiotics to help reduce or entirely ...
Sleep Apnea - Click here to view all posts
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  • Sleep Apnea and Snoring
    Snoring may not be something you take seriously. You might even laugh or joke about it. But the fact is, anytime you or your partner snore to the point of waking, it could be a sign of serious health ...

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