Videos

Have You Been Referred to a Periodontist?

On November 15th, 2011, posted in: Videos by 0 Comment

You’ve gone to your regular dentist and after your examination they referred you to a Periodontist? Why? So many questions run through your mind.

Do you have gum disease? Is your situation so serious that you need to see a specialist? Are you in danger of losing your teeth? There is no reason to panic.…

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Whoopi Goldberg Talking About Her Gum Disease on The View

On March 5th, 2011, posted in: Videos by 0 Comment

This segment from The View is from a couple of years ago, but well worth watching again. Remember when Whoopi Goldberg had emergency gum surgery?

This was her return to the show after she recovered. She did a great job of bringing the spotlight onto gum disease and its link to major diseases such as stroke, diabetes, cancer and heart disease.…

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Keeping Gums Healthy at Home

On March 5th, 2011, posted in: Videos by 0 Comment

The key to healthy gums starts in your medicine cabinet. Here’s a quick video that talks about the basic products you need for proper oral hygiene and a healthy mouth.

Dr. Lynn C. Sayre-Carstairs of Coast Periodontics is an expert laser periodontist serving the SLO county area. Dr. Sayre-Carstairs is the only periodontist with a dental laser in her area.…

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How to Brush Your Teeth Properly

On March 5th, 2011, posted in: Videos by 0 Comment

Watch this demonstration from a dental hygienist to learn exactly how to brush your teeth correctly.

The trick is to start with the sides of your back teeth first. Use tooth-sized circular motions and NOT harsh back and forth sawing as that can damage your gums. Remember, you are trying to remove plaque and build-up so be sure to brush for a full two minutes.…

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