Graham E. Farless, DDS, PA

Stay ahead of gum disease

Gum Disease Can Be Silent: Here’s How to Stay Ahead of It

By Graham E. Farless, DDS, PA / January 21, 2023 /

We always hear about illnesses that suddenly rear their ugly head  without warning. High blood pressure, heart disease, diabetes, and various cancers can all sneak up on us. And gum disease is yet another illness that can creep up on us while we are entirely unaware since it is painless until relatively advanced. Thankfully, for…

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SureSmile Aligners for straighter teeth

5 Excellent Benefits of SureSmile Aligners

By Graham E. Farless, DDS, PA / January 4, 2023 /

We can all agree on the power of a great smile. We’ve said it before, and we’ll repeat it here. Your smile can light up a room and make you stand out from the crowd. Your smile can make you more endearing to people you meet, and it can even help you catch the eye…

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Take care of your overall health

5 Simple Ways to Invest in Your Overall Health

By Graham E. Farless, DDS, PA / December 27, 2022 /

Simple Habits To Help You Live Your Best Life We all want to prioritize our health, but sometimes life just gets in the way. The truth is there are simple ways to look after yourself that won’t take much effort or time. When you practice good, everyday habits, you’ll notice you feel better, so you’ll…

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Understanding overdentures

Overdentures: What They Are, When They’re Used, and 5 Other FAQs

By Graham E. Farless, DDS, PA / December 8, 2022 /

If you are missing all of your teeth and are worried about tooth replacement, you are certainly not alone. In fact, The American College of Prosthodontists estimates that over 35 million Americans are edentulous and missing every tooth. But, the good news is that dentistry has advanced, so you don’t need to worry about old-fashioned…

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Full mouth reconstruction

5 Ways a Full Mouth Reconstruction Can Enrich Your Life

By Graham E. Farless, DDS, PA / November 14, 2022 /

Rebuilding Your Smile With a Full Mouth Reconstruction For many people, a full mouth reconstruction is the key to regaining a smile that’s functional, healthy, and beautiful. It helps them to have a smile that they can feel truly, completely confident in! If you’re first learning about a full mouth reconstruction, however, you might be…

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What is gum contouring

Gum Contouring: How Does It Transform Your Smile?

By Graham E. Farless, DDS, PA / November 1, 2022 /

A simple way to feel more confident in your smile When you smile, your gums tend to fade into the background, playing a supporting role to your teeth in the overall appearance of your smile. A supporting role is still a role, though, and your gums can actually have a huge impact on the appearance…

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Annual comprehensive periodontal evaluation

Protect Your Oral Health With an Annual Comprehensive Periodontal Evaluation

By Graham E. Farless, DDS, PA / October 19, 2022 /

According to a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 47.2% of adults aged 30 years and older have some form of periodontal disease. Periodontal disease, the more serious form of gum disease, results from infections and inflammation of the gums and bones surrounding the teeth. Though periodontal disease is more common…

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Gratitude benefits your whole life

The Science Behind Why Gratitude Is Good For You

By Graham E. Farless, DDS, PA / October 2, 2022 /

Be grateful for the things you have in life. With Thanksgiving just around the corner, the terms “grateful” and “gratitude” are being used more frequently. Gratitude is defined by the Cambridge Dictionary as, “a strong feeling of appreciation to someone or something for what the person has done to help you.” The Cambridge Dictionary defines…

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Why should you choose clear aligners

The Benefits of Clear Aligners Over Conventional Braces

By Graham E. Farless, DDS, PA / September 13, 2022 /

Get a Straighter Smile Without Changing Your Lifestyle. A straight smile can work wonders for your confidence and long-term oral health. However, adults and teens often avoid orthodontic treatment because of its impact on their lifestyles. With clear aligners, you can achieve a straighter smile without changing how you live your everyday life. What Are…

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Invisalign, ClearCorrect, or SureSmile

Comparing Invisalign, ClearCorrect, and SureSmile

By Graham E. Farless, DDS, PA / September 1, 2022 /

Orthodontic issues like overbite, underbite, crowding, and more are incredibly common and require effective treatment for a straight smile and long-term oral health. However, braces and other traditional methods are widely seen as uncomfortable and inconvenient. Clear aligners provide a range of alternative options for many patients. Clear Aligners Are in High Demand Clear aligners…

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