Periodontal Disease Blog Posts

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…

Roger B. Parkes, DMD Feb 19, 2018

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…

Roger B. Parkes, DMD Jan 22, 2018

Flossing tends to be overlooked in many people s dental hygiene routine. Although brushing is important, it is not enough to completely remove the bacteria…

Roger B. Parkes, DMD Dec 11, 2017

A tongue or lip piercing can pose a number of issues to your health. For starters, because there are no regulations over body piercings, there…

Roger B. Parkes, DMD Sep 05, 2017

Chances are, you know what a dentist is. But, do you know what a periodontist is? They are a dentist that specializes in the health…

Roger B. Parkes, DMD Jul 10, 2017

We are guessing you, like everybody else, wants to be as healthy as possible. But, did you know that your oral health, which starts with…

Roger B. Parkes, DMD Jun 12, 2017

Is there a possible link between gum disease and pancreatic cancer? Dr. Parkes and the team at Periodontal Associates of Jackson, discuss.

Roger B. Parkes, DMD May 01, 2017

Are you aware about the health and wellness of your gums? If you do not take proper care of your gums, periodontal disease will develop.…

Roger B. Parkes, DMD Apr 03, 2017

Do you know how healthy your gums are? If you don't, you probably should. The team at Periodontal Associate of Jackson offer a few tips…

Roger B. Parkes, DMD Mar 20, 2017

Dr. Parkes of Periodontal Associates of Jackson in Jackson, MS answers many questions that he is commonly confronted with by his patients.

Roger B. Parkes, DMD Mar 06, 2017

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Jackson Office

406 Briarwood Dr
Ste 101
Jackson, MS 39206

Open Today 8:00am - 4:00pm

More Info Directions (601) 956-1230