Gum Disease Prevention: How to Care for Your Teeth & Gums

When you meet someone new, your smile is one of the first things they see. A great smile makes you more approachable and can help you establish yourself as a friendly person who gets along well with others. Healthy teeth also maintain the shape of your mouth and make it easier to eat a balanced […]

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Implant Dentures: The Benefits of Implant Supported Dentures

Your smile should be a feature that not only ensures you look your best, but one that improves your quality of life, too. When you need cosmetic dentistry, you'll typically have a few options for treatment to restore the look, feel, and overall durability of your bite. While traditional dentures used to be one of […]

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Teeth In A Day: Everything You Need to Know

Losing your teeth is not easy and it can greatly affect your self-confidence. Getting dentures is a process that requires removing any remaining teeth, getting oral impressions, placing dental implants to hold the dentures, crafting the dentures, all over a course of months. With teeth in a day, you walk out the same day with […]

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Gum Infection Treatment in Baton Rouge, LA: What You Need to Know

Gum disease, or periodontitis, is a bacterial infection in the mouth that can lead to tooth loss. Tooth loss can happen when you don't get gum infection treatment immediately. You're at risk for this disease when you smoke, have diabetes, crooked teeth, take certain medications such as steroids, or during pregnancy. The first thing you […]

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Gum Abscess: Symptoms, Treatment, Prevention

Almost one in two American adults suffer from periodontal disease, one of the causes of a gum abscess. Given the widespread occurrence of this dental problem, we want to share some key information about gum abscesses. So what is a gum abscess? How can you treat it and prevent it from happening again? Keep reading for the […]

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Gum Disease Treatment: Recover from Periodontitis

Are you worried that you may have gum disease? Gum disease is serious, but if you catch it early on, it's manageable. If you catch it in its earliest stage (gingivitis), you may even be able to reverse the damage. Gum disease treatment isn't complicated, but it's important that you see a dental health professional […]

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FAQs About Dental Implants

Dental implants are a type of prostheses. They're made up of a small titanium screw or post which is fitted to your jawbone. Atop the implant is usually a single crown. There are a lot of great benefits of dental implants. To help you decide whether the dental implant procedure is right for you, we’ve compiled this […]

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Pinhole Surgical Technique: Everything You Need to Know

If you have been diagnosed with receding gums or have noticed the symptoms of a very common oral health problem, seeking a quick solution is essential. While there are many potential treatments that could help rebuild a healthy smile, the Pinhole® Surgical Technique is one of the most popular choices. Dr. Kenneth Markle and the […]

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Dental Implants: Benefits, Treatment, Aftercare

According to data from the NIH, the average American adult aged 20-64 is missing three permanent teeth, not including their wisdom teeth. Once they reach the 65+ age bracket, Americans have lost an average of 9 permanent teeth and more than 27% have no natural teeth remaining at all. Many patients suffering from tooth loss assume […]

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Gum Disease: How to Prevent Gum Infections

Gum disease can be a major problem, but when it is discovered in the earlier stages, it’s possible to reverse it. As gum disease progresses, infections set in that damage bone and soft tissue. If you leave gingivitis untreated it can easily advance and develop into periodontitis. This can then lead to tooth loss and […]

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10723 N. Oak Hills Parkway, Building B
Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Tel: (225) 769-1444
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Baton Rouge Periodontists, Dr. Kenneth Markle and Dr. Jenny Herman, provide a variety of surgical and non-surgical services for the treatment of periodontal issues. We pride ourselves on the fact that we are very conservative in our treatment recommendations and limit surgery to the areas where it is absolutely necessary.

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