Blog Archive

Periodontal Disease and Heart Disease Jul 20th, 2021

Infective endocarditis is a condition characterized by inflammation of the interior lining of the heart and the heart valves, generally caused by baterial infection.  Heart valves that have been damaged or are abnormal are at highest risk for infective endocarditis, but infection can also occur in normal valves when a...

It's Not Just About Snoring Anymore Jun 3rd, 2021

Most of us don't think of snoring as something to be overley concerned about.  However, welcome to the 21st century because now we know that frequent loud snoring may be a sign of a much greater problem-sleep apnea.  This is the temporary stoppage of breathing during sleep; maybe even hundreds...

Laser Gum Surgery (LANAP)- No Cut, No Sew, No Fear Jan 29th, 2021

Laser gum treatment (LANAP), is an advanced technique to treat periodontal (gum) disease that can save many teeth including some that were previously considered hopeless.  Laser gum therapy has dramatic patient benefits including: No cutting of the gum tissue with a scalpel and no stiches.  This means an easier recovery...

Rochester Family Dentist Dec 17th, 2020

The dentists at Emery & Scuro DMD and staff are dedidcated to the art and science of modern dentistry, and serving the Rochester area for over 35 years.  Because of our extensive continuing education commitment and diverse special interests, our three doctors and professional staff can offer complete, comprehensive, family...

Dental Implants - The New Gold Standard of Tooth Replacement Nov 19th, 2020

      Dental implants can change your life.  From a single missing tooth to an entire set of lost teeth, dental implants restore your appearance, speech, nutrition, health and self-esteem.  If any of your teeth are missing, you know the consequences can be profound, both physically and emotionally.        Why are...

Laser Gum Treatment Oct 14th, 2020

Laser Gum Treatment Lanap (Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure)   Laser treatment is an advanced technique for our doctors to treat gum disease and save many teeth that were previously considered hopeless.  A laser light is used to gently remove harmful bacteria and diseased tissue from the gum pocket.  This...

Support Locally Owned Business Sep 14th, 2020

Unfortunately the private locally owned dental practice could become a thing of the past, which could also mean that personlized quality care could disappear the same way.  Drs. Emery & Scuro's dental office has been and still is familly owned and operated for over 40 years.  We realize that your...