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How Soda Affects our Dental Health

Soda may be a popular drink, but you should be aware of how it can harm your teeth. We're sure the majority of us know the…

Posted by Roger B. Parkes, DMD on May 22, 2018

Keeping Your Mouth Healthy When You're Sick

The last thing you probably think about when you re sick is your dental health, but you still need to keep your mouth clean to…

Posted by Roger B. Parkes, DMD on May 14, 2018

Why Water is so Good for Your Teeth

Water helps distribute healthy nutrients, gives your skin a healthy glow and removes waste from your body. But, besides those health benefits, water is also…

Posted by Roger B. Parkes, DMD on Apr 17, 2018

Properly Store and Clean Your Toothbrush

We know how important brushing and flossing are to the health of your teeth, but properly storing and caring for your toothbrush is something that…

Posted by Roger B. Parkes, DMD on Apr 02, 2018

Brushing, Flossing, and Dental Cleanings: How to Fight Gingivitis

Gingivitis is a dental health issue that signifies the early stages of gum disease. Gingivitis occurs when bacteria begins to build up around the gum…

Posted by Roger B. Parkes, DMD on Mar 06, 2018

Can Receding Gums Grow Back?

If your gums begin receding, is it possible for them to grow back? Gum recession occurs when the gums begin to pull away from your teeth.…

Posted by Roger B. Parkes, DMD on Mar 06, 2018

Is Periodontal Disease Contagious?

Anytime someone mentions the word disease we tend to immediately wonder if it is contagious. Many dental health issues are not contagious in the sense…

Posted by Roger B. Parkes, DMD on Feb 19, 2018

Are You A Candidate For Dental Implants?

We all want a healthy smile, but some people may think this is not possible for them. Whether it s genetics or damage to the…

Posted by Roger B. Parkes, DMD on Feb 05, 2018

Why Do My Gums Bleed?

When you brush and floss your teeth, do you notice areas that begin to bleed? Bleeding gums are a sign of gingivitis, which is caused…

Posted by Roger B. Parkes, DMD on Jan 22, 2018

New Year’s Resolution for Your Oral Health

With the new year here, now is the time that people start working on the resolutions they made. Maybe you want to spend more time…

Posted by Roger B. Parkes, DMD on Jan 08, 2018

Dr. Roger B Parkes and Dr. R. Clarke Stewart

Periodontal Associates of Jackson, P.A.

Our periodontists, Dr. Roger B. Parkes and Dr. R. Clarke Stewart, are committed to providing patients in Clinton, Ridgeland, and Jackson, MS, with high-quality care in a comfortable setting. They are affiliated with several professional organizations, including:

  • American Academy of Periodontology
  • American Dental Association
  • Jackson Dental Society

To schedule a consultation at our periodontal practice, contact us online or call (601) 956-1230.

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"Thank you for everything! You have a very friendly office where people greet you by name. Everyone makes me feel at ease and welcome as if I'm the only patient you have. I am extremely pleased with the outcome of my periodontal treatment. Kudos to Dr. Parkes and his staff." Alex S.

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