Specialties
Specialties

Periodontics & Implants Services

 

Your teeth play an important part in your daily life. It not only helps you to chew and eat your food, but frames your face. Any missing tooth can have a major impact on your quality of life.

Dental Implants

 

Dental implants are permanent implants that can replace broken or missing teeth. And, you can say goodbye to dentures and bridges.  Let's create the smile of your dreams!

Scaling & Root Planing

 

We will begin root planing, smoothing out your teeth roots to help your hums reattach to your teeth after removing plaque and tartar in the gumline.

Osseous Surgery

 

Osseous surgery, also know as pocket depth reduction, is a surgical procedure intended to restore your gums to a healthier, more natural state.

Distal Wedge Surgery

 

The purpose of this procedure is to eliminate pockets, yet retain keratinized tissue.

Crown Lengthening

 

Crown lengthening is a minor surgery that saves your tooth and prepares the area for a new crown. Let's put you one step closer to a brighter smile!

Gingivectomy

 

The oldest surgical approach in periodontal therapy and is usually done for improvement of aesthetics or prognosis of teeth.

Connective Tissue Graft

 

A gum graft or gingival graft can correct a receding gum line. It’s a simple procedure that can correct the effects of gum decay. Here’s how to have the winning smile you always wanted!

AlloDerm Grafting

 

Recession of the gum is a periodontal complaint characterized by the loss of gum tissue in the immediate environment of the tooth.

Extractions

 

An extraction means to have a tooth removed, usually because of disease, trauma or crowding.

Cone Beam Imaging

 

Dental cone beam computed tomography is a special type of z-ray equipment used when regular dental or facial x-rays are not sufficient.

Frenectomy

 

A frenectomy is simply the removal of a frenum in the mouth. A frenum is a muscular attachment between two tissues.

Fiberotomy

 

A fiberotomy is a procedure that helps the teeth to stay in their new positions after braces come off.

Biopsies

 

A gum biopsy is a medical procedure in which a doctor removes a sample of tissue from your gums.

Nitrous

 

Nitrous oxide is a safe and effective sedative agent that is mixed with oxygen and inhaled through a small mask that fits over your nose to help you relax.

Ask Us Your Question!

 

Brian J. Straka Periodontics and Implants is here to support and improve the health of your mouth. If you have any questions or concerns please send us a message.

 

Dr. Straka’s dedication to the profession extends out to many leadership positions in organized dentistry, which include past president of the Lehigh Valley Dental Society and delegate to the Pennsylvania Dental Association.

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Opening Hours

Monday               Closed (Summer)

Tuesday                9.00am-6.00pm

Wednesday          9.00am-4.00pm

Thursday               9.00am-5.00pm

Friday                     9.00am-2.00pm

Lunch Break from 12.00pm-1.00pm