Noted Beverly Hills Periodontist Stresses The Importance Of Periodontal Exams And Utilizing Advanced New Testing Techniques

Comprehensive periodontal evaluations allow dental professionals to detect and prevent more serious oral maladies which can also affect overall health.

Beverly Hills, CA (June 2013) — In recent years, proper oral hygiene has gone from just brushing and flossing to a wide variety of habits aimed at preventing future problems. Regular check ups, overall health screenings, even a close monitoring of one’s diet are often suggested practices in maintaining good oral health. Recently, a small number of top dentists have been performing full periodontal evaluations to ensure a problem free future. Top Beverly Hills Periodontist Dr. Alex Farnoosh is on the forefront of patient care by providing new technology and advanced testing techniques at his award winning dental practice.

Using diagnostic tools such as viewing the bacteria and deposit on the roots and under gum tissue; utilizing DNA testing to determine the susceptibility/risk factor to develop periodontal disease and bone loss; microbiologic testing under the gum to determine the the pathogen or causative bacteria causing bone loss, using local & systemic antibiotics to eliminate the bacteria under gum tissue; are a few examples of advanced and recent techniques being used by Dr. Farnoosh. In addition, using advanced imaging tools combined with an in depth analysis of gum tissues, Dr. Alex Farnoosh is able to assess a patient thoroughly in order to detect early signs of more severe periodontal problems. This process screens for gum diseases like gingivitis and the more problematic periodontal disease which can lead to gum recession, loss of supporting bone, tooth loss and more importantly contributing to development of several systematic illness. As a leader in cosmetic and periodontal procedures, Dr. Alex Farnoosh is the top choice for beautiful teeth and gums. Dr. Farnoosh aims to treat issues before they advance. Dr. Alex Farnoosh continues, “Prevention is the key to oral health. Regular dental check-ups in addition to brushing and flossing are the best defense against disease and decay, but as we move further into research and development perhaps periodontal evaluations will also be an essential part of the dental exam.”

As a pioneer of revolutionary dental techniques including a lip lowering treatment to fix a gummy smile and gum bleaching to treat discolored dark gums, Dr. Alex Farnoosh is at the pinnacle of advanced oral wellness. He is a specialist in periodontal and cosmetic procedures for both adults and children. “Because maintaining good oral health habits in adulthood are cemented in childhood, this research further reinforces the importance regular dental visits. It could keep one healthier throughout their entire lives.”

The Total Smile was founded by Beverly Hills Periodontist Dr. Alex Farnoosh. Serving patients from around the globe at his Beverly Hills office for over 25 years, Dr. Farnoosh has proven expertise in the field of dentistry and offers many unique cosmetic and surgical services. Dr. Farnoosh specializes in dental implants, laser periodontal surgery, gum and bone grafting and his novel gum bleaching approach for treatment of dark and discolored gums and his lip-lowering treatment for a gummy smile. Dr. Farnoosh has been recognized by the Consumers’ Research Council of America (CRC) as one of America’s top dentists in their annual report since 2008. To learn more about Dr. Farnoosh and how to achieve The Total Smile, visit:

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