Dee Nishimine, D.D.S., Inc.
Sophia Y. Tseng, D.M.D.
Periodontics & Dental Implants
Call: (559)229-6557


Below are some of the most frequently asked questions patients have about PERIODONTICS & DENTAL IMPLANTS  and oral health issues.  If you have any other questions, or would like to schedule an appointment, we would love to hear from you.  Please call Fresno, (559) 229-6557  or contact us at


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Q: May I be sedated for my dental therapy?

Q: How often should I have a periodontal exam and cleaning?

Q: If I need to have surgery done, Who should do it?

Q: What is the cost of a Periodontal/ Implant Examination?

Q: How can I tell if I have gingivitis or periodontitis (gum disease)?

Q: How often should I brush and floss?

Q: Why is it important to use dental floss?

Q: Can I get my Dental Implant done in a day?

Q: What can I do if my teeth look too long or short?

Q: Will my Periodontal Implant therapy be painful?

Q: What if I am scared of going to the dentist?

Q: How long will by my Periodontal Implant therapy take?

Q: What does heart disease and other medical conditions have to do with periodontal (gum) disease?

Q: What are my options if I have missing teeth?

Q: Why are my teeth short?

Q: What should I do if I have bad breath?

Q: Are amalgam (silver) fillings safe?

Q: How can cosmetic dentistry help improve the appearance of my smile?

Q: What can I do about stained or discolored teeth?

Q: What is JAW NECROSIS and I am taking bisphosphanates?