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National Gum Care Month: Gum Disease and Laser Treatment

What is periodontitis? How can laser gum surgery help? Learn what causes it and what you can do for treatment.

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4 Signs Your Stress Is Affecting Your Oral Health

Did you know that stress can impact your oral health? Take a look at these 4 signs from Dr. Kent that let you know if you may need to address the stress in your life.

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What You Should Know About Dental Implant Cost

Do you have missing teeth and need a tooth replacement? Dental implants may be the right solution for you. continue reading to learn key factors that affect your dental implant cost in Birmingham, AL.

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Is All-on-4® Right For You?

Struggling with multiple missing teeth? The All-on-4® dental implant procedure may be the solution you have been searching for. Continue reading to learn more about this preferred tooth replacement option. 

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A Quick Guide to Crown Lengthening

Crown lengthening can serve cosmetic purposes as well as functional purposes. Read Dr. Kent's blog to learn how periodontal plastic surgery, or crown lengthening, can fix your "gummy smile," and restore your confidence.

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Oral Cancer: What You Need to Know

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, and Dr. Kent wants to help spread the word. Continue reading to learn about oral cancer and how to protect yourself against it.

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Do I Need Dental Implants?

If you suffer from lost or missing teeth, you know that it can be a struggle. Dr. Kent places dental implants to help patients replace their missing teeth and restore the function of beauty of their smiles. Continue reading to learn more about dental implants.

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3 Ways to Celebrate American Heart Month

Gum disease can lead to problems like gum recession and tooth loss, but did you know it could lead to more serious problems like heart disease? Continue reading to learn more and receive suggestions from Dr. Kent to prevent gum disease and heart disease.

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What You Need to Know About the Chao Pinhole® Surgical Technique for Receding Gums

If you suffer from gum recession in Birmingham, AL, the painful procedure of gum grafting is no longer your only option. Continue reading to learn about the virtually pain free, minimally invasive, Chao Pinhole Surgical Technique.

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How Do I Know If I Have Gum Disease?

There are many signs and symptoms of gum disease. Continue reading to learn what to look out for, and for more information from Dr. Kent about LANAP® laser gum surgery.

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