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The Anatomy of The Dental Implant

A dental implant is considered one of the most successful tooth replacement options available. Dental implants are designed to look and function like your natural teeth. Dental implants are extremely durable and provide long-term benefits that can improve your oral health. At East Tennessee Periodontics,…


Preventing Periodontal Disease

Periodontal disease is a bacterial infection of the gum tissue. If left untreated, periodontal disease can compromise the structure and integrity of the jaw bone, gum tissue, and teeth. In advanced stages of periodontal disease patients may lose one or more teeth.…


The Benefits of Dental Implants

Dental implants are considered one of the most successful and natural looking tooth replacement options of the market. Dental implants can be used to replace one or more missing teeth. Patients with missing teeth opt for dental implants because of their durability and their success rate.…


What Is Oral DNA Analysis?

Periodontist Dr. Robert Cain provides advanced diagnostics and treatment options for maintaining and restoring gum health. Healthy gums are the cornerstone of oral wellness. Gums play a vital role in the stability and function of your bite as well as the aesthetic…


Patient’s Share Their Experience With Dr. Cain

At East Tennessee Periodontics our priority fostering a welcoming environment focused on open communication so that our patients can make informed decisions about their personal oral health care. Led by periodontist Dr. Robert Cain our team incorporates state of the art dental technology…


What is LANAP?

What is LANAP? LANAP: Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure. LANAP is an effective alternative to periodontal surgery for the treatment of gum disease. Safe, effective, precise and FDA approved, LANAP has revolutionized the treatment of soft tissue oral disease and…