Hygiene

Night Guards for Grinding or Clenching

When you have a grinding or clenching habit, called bruxism, you exert excessive stress on your teeth.

Scaling and Root Planing—with & without laser

Scaling and root planing, also known as a deep periodontal cleaning, removes plaque and tartar from below your gum line.

Supportive Periodontal Therapy / Periodontal Maintenance

Supportive Periodontal Therapy, also known as periodontal maintenance therapy, is the key to successful periodontal treatment.

Oral Cancer Examinations

According to the Oral Cancer Foundation, mouth cancers will be newly diagnosed in about 132 new individuals each day in the United States.

Oral Health Instruction

Proper brushing along with regular dental visits are the best ways to maintain good periodontal health.

Saliva Testing

At the Farber Center we offer a simple saliva test that provides an oral DNA sample. This test determines the particular bacteria that are present in your mouth and gives us the information necessary to develop a treatment plan specifically targeted to these pathogens.

Biopsies

One of the in-office services we offer is a biopsy, which may be needed if a thorough oral examination reveals anything in your mouth that might be abnormal.

Perioscopy

Also called a "dental endoscopy," a Perioscopy utilizes a perioscopy, a very small fiber optic camera, to closely examine periodontal pockets.

Laser Pocket Disinfectant (LPD)

This technology involves the use of a laser with a specific wavelength that kills the bacteria that cause gum disease without harming healthy tissue.