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Category: Gum Surgery

Periodontal Cosmetic Surgery Leads to Dramatic Results

Periodontal cosmetic surgery at Farber Center on Long Island can remove excess gum tissue and reshape the gum line. The procedure is often fast and easy. Am I a Candidate for Periodontal Cosmetic Surgery? For some people, as their teeth grow into their mouth, excess gum tissue grows along with the teeth. In other words,… Read more »

Pinhole Surgical Technique Training

Farber Center’s Dr. Chris Chondrogiannis underwent specialized training to become certified in the Pinhole Surgical Technique. This was his experience: The Training Course The training for the surgical technique was an intense two-day course with the inventor of the technique, Dr. John Chao.  It includes meticulous attention to the instrumentation that Dr. Chao has patented. The… Read more »

Holistic Dental Practice on Long Island

Holistic dentistry is part of the core values of Farber Center for Periodontics and Dental Implants. Oral health is connected to the central nervous system, heart, circulatory system, and immune system among others. Not only does the significance of these numerous mouth-body highlight the importance of preventing and treating oral disease, but it also has significant… Read more »

Turn a Gummy Smile into a Beautiful Smile

A gummy smile can turn into a beautiful smile with the help of the periodontists at Farber Center for Periodontics & Dental Implants. What is a Gummy Smile? As dentists, they look at people as they smile and evaluate what they see. Some people have a very big smile, and still do not show their… Read more »

Sedation for Dental Surgery: Patient Comfort

Often times patients come in and they say they just want to go to sleep and wake up when the procedure has been completed. We have a medical team of board certified anesthesiologists who come to our office quite regularly. A medical anesthesiologist uses intravenous sedation, also called IV sedation, to put the patient to sleep and carefully monitor all vital signs during the procedure.