Vollo Dental Group Blog
February 25, 2019
Did you know that February is Gum Disease Awareness Month? Gum disease, also called periodontal disease, is a chronic inflammatory disease that occurs in the gums and is caused by bacteria in plaque. These bacteria produce acids that irritate the gums and attack the connective tissue between them and your teeth. But don’t let the name fool you: gum disease affects much more than the pink oral tissue around your teeth. By becoming more informed about this condition, you can help prevent it or get necessary gum disease therapy in Rochester to restore your oral health. (more…)
January 28, 2019
It can happen to anyone. One minute, life is going fine, and the next, you have a dental emergency! What should you do? Time is precious, and you need to take the right actions to get the best possible treatment. Your first step should be contacting and going to your emergency dentist in Rochester immediately. But what if you can’t see them right away? How do you manage your emergency in the meantime? Here are some common scenarios and actions you can take until you can go in to the dentist. (more…)
December 14, 2018
Unfortunately, there are countless reasons for tooth loss, which can have a devastating impact on a person’s quality of life. But if you’ve lost your teeth, you’re not alone! In fact, an estimated 178 million adults in America have lost at least one tooth. Regardless of the reason for your tooth loss, you’re faced with a decision about how to restore your smile. Two of the main choices you have include a denture or dental implant in Rochester. And what’s right for one patient may not be right for another. Keep reading to learn more about these two options and how to know which one is right for you!
October 2, 2018
It seems like dental offices are a dime a dozen these days, so finding a dentist is easy. However, finding the right dentist is a bit trickier. Here at Vollo Dental Group, we’re proud to serve residents of Rochester, but we also welcome folks from surrounding communities. We think that if you give us a try, you’ll discover that we just may be the perfect dentist near Greece or Hilton for you and your family.
September 2, 2018
If you’ve experienced tooth loss, you’re not alone. An estimated 178 million Americans have lost at least one tooth, for a wide variety of reasons, including gum disease, accidents, cavities, poor oral hygiene, and a lack of dental care. That means that tooth loss comes in many forms and makes each patient’s situation unique, so when it comes to replacement options, there’s no “one-size-fits-all approach.” Although dentures and bridges were the only choices for many years, dental implants came along and were a complete game-changer for many people. Keep reading to learn how dental implants in Rochester can be customized for your needs and how they can restore the look, feel and function of your smile after tooth loss!
August 25, 2018
We’ve always been interested in providing the best possible service to our patients, whether they are in one of our exam rooms, talking to our office staff, or connecting with us online — and that’s why we’ve created this spiffy new website! Although our digital presence has changed, our practice has not. As you explore our site, you’ll find information that underscores our dedication to our patients and our passion for providing top-notch oral healthcare. Before you check out our awesome new site, though, we invite you to take a moment to get to know us a bit better.