What You Need to Know About the Pinhole Surgical Technique

Among the wide range of services we provide, the Pinhole Surgical Technique stands out as a minimally invasive option for treating gum recession. This innovative procedure requires no cutting or sewing and is virtually pain-free, reflecting our commitment to providing the latest in periodontal techniques for optimal results with minimal discomfort​​​​​​.  At Rockland Dental Specialists,…

Root Canals Explained

If you have a cracked tooth or deep tooth decay, you may get a root canal to treat the issue. During this treatment, a dentist removes the infected pulp or center of the tooth, cleans and disinfects the inside, and fills it to seal the area and prevent future infection. These dental procedures can be…

What Is the Surgical Removal of Dental Roots?

If your teeth are overcrowded, decayed, or damaged from an accident, you may have to get them extracted. While this is a standard procedure, sometimes the tooth breaks off, leaving fragments lodged in the bone underneath. In these cases, patients may also need surgical removal of the dental root, a procedure that completely removes any…

Man struggling with sleep apnea-related sleep deprivation.

Is Untreated Sleep Apnea Dangerous?

Sleep apnea occurs when you stop breathing for short periods of time in your sleep. This can result from tissue blocking your airway or your brain not controlling your breathing. Regardless of which type of sleep apnea you have, if you leave the condition untreated, it could lead to serious health problems that could be…