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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Dental Treatments for Sleep Apnea

Published: March 15, 2013

It is estimated that millions of Americans suffer from sleep apnea, but far fewer know very much about what it is or how it can be treated. Quite simply sleep apnea is the disruption of normal breathing during sleep and can become a very serious problem if gone untreated. Sleep apnea can be difficult to […]

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Less time in the Chair with CEREC Crowns

Published: March 1, 2013

Get a new crown in just one day, thanks to the new technology from CEREC. Occasionally tooth decay requires more than a filling; it requires a crown. Traditionally a patient needing a crown comes in for an initial visit, gets an impression taken of their teeth, and has a temporary crown placed on the needy […]

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