Gum Disease

November 15, 2022
Man suffering from tooth ache in morning

How will my dentist treat my gum disease?

Gum disease is a serious infection of the gum tissues that can progress to affect the bone supporting the teeth. Gum disease is most often caused […]
October 15, 2022

What to do if you have an abscess

Scottsdale, AZ, area patients who are faced with conditions such as dental abscesses will want to know how to spot one and what to do in […]
September 15, 2022

Learn about pregnancy-related gingivitis during National Women’s Health and Fitness Day on September 28th!

September 28th is National Women’s Health and Fitness Day, and at the office of Dr. Eric Wiitala, a specialized focus on conditions such as pregnancy-related gingivitis […]
May 15, 2021

Soothing sore gum tissues

When we think about our smile, the first thought is of white, bright teeth. But what about our gums? The gums frame the smile, and if […]
September 15, 2020

The importance of an early diagnosis of periodontal disease

We take good care of our teeth every day with brushing and flossing, but is that all we really need? Dr. Eric Wiitala is a dentist […]