PearlFection Patient Resources

Online Dental Education Library

The team of dental specialists and staff at PearlFection Dentistry in Frederick, MD, strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

Also, we like to provide interesting and helpful links to other resources we think our patients might value.  Below you will find a short description and a link to external dental related information that the doctors would like our patients to have access to:

  • Article on Probiotics and Oral Health:

    http://www.dentaleconomics.com/articles/print/volume-102/issue-10/practice/oral-probiotics.html

  • Article on Oral Health and Cardiovascular Disease:  /docs/Perio_heart and periodontal disease-1.pdf

  • This research article should be read by every endurance athlete, like runners, swimmers and bikers. For those of you who engage in endurance sports, proper hygiene is extremely important due to the chemical makeup of your saliva. View Article

  • We have long known that Probiotics are an important part of good oral health. Here is another article supporting that research. Please let me know when it is done. I want to post to Facebook. View Article

  • Executive summary of evidence-based clinical recommendations for the use of pit-and-fissure sealants:  A report of the American Dental Association Council on Scientific Affairs. View Article 

  • Article on Sealants use and their effectiveness in preventing cavities in children - Pit and Fissure Sealants in the Prevention of Dental Caries in Children and Adolescents. View Article

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Dentist in Frederick, MD
...Our family and cosmetic dental services include but are not limited to: Cosmetic Dentistry Pediatric Dental Care - Children as young as 1 year old Sedation Dentistry - IV Sedation, Oral Sedation and Nitrous Oxide Invisalign Teeth Straightening Orthodontic Braces Dentures (Same Day Dentures) All on 4 Implant Supported Dentures - including Zygomatic Implants Root Canals Emergency Dental Care Family Dentistry Orthodontics Teeth Whitening Endodontics (Root Canal Therapy) Dental Implants Periodontal Surgery Cone Beam CT Scanner for 3D imaging Maxillofacial & Oral Surgery and Teeth Extractions - including wisdom teeth extraction under IV Sedation Tissue Biopsies  Oral Hygiene and Teeth Cleaning Botox and Dermal Injections Snoring & Sleep Apnea Prevention Zygomal Implants     Serving Frederick, Maryland Since 1977 Since 1977, our practice has been working to provide the best dental care for patients in the Frederick, Maryland area...

Frederick MD Dentistry Services - Invisalign, Whitening & Root Canals
...Chang performs teeth extractions including impacted wisdom teeth, places implants, conducts oral biopsies and sinus lifts...

Contact Our Dentists in Frederick, Maryland
Contact Your Frederick Dentists Today! We encourage you to contact us whenever you have an interest or concern about dentistry procedures such as porcelain veneers, dental implants, extractions, root canals, dental hygiene, check-ups and tooth whitening in Frederick, MD...

News & Events - Frederick MD Dentists
...We will now be placing implants, doing all extractions and bone grafting in house and even doing Botox and Intravenous deep sedation for patients who want the work done while they sleep...

2013 Angie's List Super Service Award Recipients for 2nd Year in a Row
...  The practice provides dental care in the following areas: General Dentistry, Dental  Hygiene, Tooth Whitening, Crowns, Bridges, Fillings, Restorations, Dental Implant restoration, Invisalign Orthodontics, Root Canals (Endodontics), Pediatric Dentistry, Extractions, Checkups, Periodontics and preventative dental care, Dentures and Partial Dentures...

Pediatric Dentist
...From their first tooth to adulthood, we want your kids to grow up with a healthy smile! Whatever your pediatric dental needs are, we offer pediatric cleanings, regular check-ups, pediatric sealants, tooth extractions, pediatric root canals, and fluoride treatments right here in our Frederick, MD dentist office and our Urbana, MD dental office...

Oral Surgery
...  Should you and your primary dentist decide that oral surgery or maxillofacial surgery is the best option for your oral health, we offer the following procedures: Teeth Extractions including impacted Wisdom Teeth Extractions Dental Implants Bone Grafting TMJ (Temporomandibular joint disorders) Reconstruction due to Injuries to the Jaw/mouth/teeth Malocclusion (Unequal jaw growth) Esthetic aspects of the oral and maxillofacial regions Sedation Dentistry Biopsy of tissue(Usually to rule out oral cancer) Sedation Dentistry for Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery Our oral surgeon and staff here at PearlFection Dentistry Frederick Maryland are trained in I...

Comfortable, Quality, In-House Oral Surgery in Frederick, Maryland
... The following procedures are offered in-house by the best oral surgeon in Maryland: Teeth Extractions including impacted Wisdom Teeth Extractions Dental Implants Bone Grafting TMJ (Temporomandibular joint disorders) Reconstruction due to Injuries to the Jaw/mouth/teeth Malocclusion (Unequal jaw growth) Esthetic aspects of the oral and maxillofacial regions Sedation Dentistry Biopsy of tissue(Usually to rule out oral cancer)...

Pearlfection Dentistry
...   The practice provides dental care in the following areas: General Dentistry, Dental Hygiene, Tooth Whitening, Crowns, Bridges, Fillings, Restorations, Dental Implant restoration, Invisalign Orthodontics and General Orthodontics, Root Canals (Endodontics), Pediatric Dentistry, Extractions, Checkups, Periodontics and preventative dental care, Dentures and Partial Dentures and Botox...

Orthodontist Dr. Stephen Tigani
...”  The practice provides dental care in the following areas: General Dentistry, Dental Hygiene, Tooth Whitening, Crowns, Bridges, Orthodontics, Clear Braces, including Invisalign, Fillings, Restorations, Dental Implants, Restoration, Invisalign Orthodontics, Root Canals (Endodontics), Dental Surgery, Bone Grafting, Pediatric Dentistry, Extractions, Checkups, Periodontics and preventative dental care, Dentures and Partial Dentures...

Comprehensive Dental Care in Frederick and Urbana Maryland
...They provide services such as Root Canals, Oral Surgery, Invisalign, Braces, general orthodontic treatment, dental implants, cancer screenings and biopsies, emergency dental care, Botox treatment, tooth extractions, bonding, teeth whitening, cleanings, veneers, fillings and dentures in Frederick, Maryland among other services at www...

Toothache
...From Root Canals, to extractions, crowns and filling, we will figure out where the pain is coming from and fix it fast...

Full-Mouth Restoration
...Some of these services include: Crowns and bridges Teeth whitening Extractions Scaling and root planing (to treat gum disease) Fillings Dental bonding Gum reshaping Dental veneers We also believe that everyone should be able to receive quality dental care whenever they need it...

Caring For Your Child's Pediatric Dental Care
... Our doctors in Frederick Maryland and Urbana Maryland will perform everything from child teeth cleanings to root canals and crown and teeth extractions to orthodontics on kids...

Wisdom Teeth Extractions - Pros and Cons
...They have probably done some wisdom teeth extractions under the supervision of a faculty member at school...

Reconstruction Due to Injuries to the Jaw, Mouth and Teeth
... Cosmetic Dental and Oral Surgery Treatments in Frederick and Urbana, MD There are a number of restorative and reconstructive options available to improve your smile and oral health after an injury or dental issues like tooth decay or gum disease: Orthodontics Dental Implants Crowns and Bridgework Root canal therapy Dentures Fillings Bone graft Oral reconstruction surgery to repair jaw or dental injuries Sedation dentistry Extractions (for impacted or severely damaged teeth that can't be saved through restorative procedures like fillings or crowns) TMJ treatment Dental damage not due to tooth decay, gum disease, or the normal wear and tear of the aging process is usually unexpected, but you don't have to settle for a less than perfect smile...

The Importance of Preventive Care
...All under one roof you will find, General dentistry-cleanings, check-ups, and x-rays Restorative dentistry—tooth-colored fillings and crowns, as well as dental implants and dentures Snoring and sleep apnea prevention and treatment Cosmetic dental services—porcelain veneers, professional teeth whitening, bonding, and more Periodontics to heal diseased gum tissue Endodontics for comfortable and precise root canal procedures Orthodontics—both conventional braces and Tigan clear aligners Oral surgery for complex extractions and reconstructive needs We cater to patients of all ages, with a special emphasis on pediatric and geriatric dental services...

When Is an Extraction Necessary?
... Reasons for tooth extractions The American Dental Association (ADA) states that the top three reasons for tooth extraction are trauma (injury), disease (cavities, abscess or gum disease) and overcrowding (impeding orthodontic correction and proper tooth alignment)...

Sedation Dentistry and the Multi-Specialty Approach to Dental Care
... If a patient needs several root canals, several extractions, dental implants, and crowns, bridges or dentures, each specialist will do what they do best and hand the patient off to the next specialist...

Frederick Area Dental Practice is the #1 Reviewed Dentist in the State of Maryland
... If you want to schedule an appointment at PearlFection Dentistry for either general dentistry, emergency dentistry, orthodontic or braces, wisdom teeth extractions, crowns, bridges, tooth whitening, even root canals or Botox, give them a call, Frederick’s phone number is (301) 663-5550 Urbana’s Phone number is (301) 831-8303...

Frederick Orthodontist Expands Hours to Accommodate Patient Demand in Frederick and Urbana Maryland
...  No problem, Dr Brian Chang, PearlFection’s Oral Surgeon, will step in to do the extractions...

Kids' Checkup and Cleaning at Pearlfection
...  Both Dr Chang and Dr Perez will perform wisdom tooth extractions, biopsy, bone graphs, dental implant placements...

Moving to Urbana Giant Shopping Center
...Some offices refer out specialty procedures like wisdom teeth extractions, root canals, complex denture cases and implant supported dentures, periodontal surgery and orthodontic work; making managing the follow-up and planning difficult...

Zygomal Implants
...The patient, who is still in a bit of discomfort due primary to the extractions and bone reduction work, still manages a big toothy smile, high 5s the dental team and is scheduled for a follow up in a few weeks to make sure everything is healing properly...

All on 4 Dentures
...” “Will a board-certified surgeon or periodontist place my implants and do my extractions...

Zygoma Implants
...  The patient, who is still in a bit of discomfort due primary to the extractions and bone reduction work, still manages a big toothy smile, high 5s the dental team and is scheduled for a follow up in a few weeks to make sure everything is healing properly...

All On 4
...” “Will a board-certified surgeon or periodontist place my implants and do my extractions...

Frequently Asked Questions About Dental Implants and Implant Supported Dentures
...” “Will a board-certified surgeon or periodontist place my implants and do my extractions...

PearlFection Dentistry Welcomes Dr. Constanza Mondragon – Pediatric Dentist
...Pediatric Dentists are well versed in orthodontic teeth-straightening methods, extractions, and the treatment of dental injuries...

Tooth Extractions
Home >Services >Tooth Extractions Tooth Extractions In Frederick, MD Tooth extraction is the complete removal of a tooth from its socket...

Construction Begins on Comprehensive Sedation Dentistry Center in Frederick Maryland
...   Extractions (including wisdom teeth), implant surgery, and reconstructive jaw/mouth surgery are among the procedures typically accompanied by IV Sedation and in some situations general anesthesia as administered by a certified anesthesiologist or by the oral surgeon...

Bone Grafting
... Tooth Extractions — These days, it is very common to deposit bone grafting material into a tooth socket after a tooth has been removed...

Extractions
...The latter is usually required for more complicated (or multiple) tooth extractions...

Cosmetic & General Dentistry
...These procedures include: Cleanings & Oral Exams, to keep your teeth and gums healthy, and catch early signs of dental disease Cosmetic Bonding, to repair small chips or cracks Crowns & Bridgework, to replace large amounts of lost tooth structure and/or missing teeth Dental Implants, for the longest-lasting tooth replacement available today Extractions, to remove unhealthy teeth that cannot be saved Fillings, to restore decayed teeth Inlays & Onlays, to fill teeth with larger cavities Invisalign Clear Aligners, for highly discreet orthodontic treatment Oral Cancer Screenings, to detect a dangerous disease that can be cured if caught early Orthodontic Treatment, to move teeth into the right position Porcelain Veneers, for repairing larger chips and cracks, and reshaping teeth Removable Dentures, to help you smile again Root Canal Treatment, to rescue diseased teeth Sealants, to help prevent cavities Teeth Whitening, to brighten a faded or discolored smile TMD Treatment, for pain in the jaw area that can interfere with biting and chewing Tooth-Colored Fillings, for a completely natural, healthy look Tooth Decay Prevention, so you keep your natural teeth as long as possible When to Visit the Dentist Many people only go to the dentist when something is wrong...

Oral Surgery
...Oral Surgery can range from routine procedures such as tooth extractions and implant placement to more complex jaw realignment surgeries and emergency care for facial trauma...