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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

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

Why Flossing Is Important to Your Dental Health

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…

Posted by Roger B. Parkes, DMD on Dec 11, 2017

Oral Health | Tongue Piercings and Oral Health

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…

Posted by Roger B. Parkes, DMD on Sep 05, 2017

What is a Periodontist?

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…

Posted by Roger B. Parkes, DMD on Jul 10, 2017

Health and Wellness | How Does Oral Health Affect Overall Health?

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…

Posted by Roger B. Parkes, DMD on Jun 12, 2017

Gum Disease | A Connection to Pancreatic Cancer

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

Posted by Roger B. Parkes, DMD on May 01, 2017

Periodontal Disease | Are Your Gums Causing Trouble?

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.…

Posted by Roger B. Parkes, DMD on Apr 03, 2017

Gum Disease | Focus On the Health of Your Gums

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…

Posted by Roger B. Parkes, DMD on Mar 20, 2017

Jackson Periodontist | FAQs Periodontal Disease

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

Posted by Roger B. Parkes, DMD on Mar 06, 2017

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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