Are you getting ready to receive a gum grafting procedure to treat your gum recession? If so, you may be interested to know that Dr. Richard Amato offers a quicker and less invasive alternative to gum grafting. Dr. Amato uses the Pinhole Surgical Technique (PST™) to treat gum recession without using any sutures or scalpels. […]Read More
As you age, many oral health problems are common. Gum disease, shifting teeth and tooth decay are problems that millions of Americans deal with, but also things that can often be avoided with just a little bit of preventative care. In National Gum Care Month this September, we want you to understand the importance of […]Read More
Advancements in technology allow our periodontist in Monroe, CT to offer patients more precise and more comfortable treatment options. One example is laser dentistry, especially as it pertains to gum disease treatment. If you have begun to experience the symptoms of gingivitis, then schedule an appointment at Dr. Richard Amato’s office to see if you […]Read More
You absolutely want to see a periodontist in Monroe, CT who uses the most advanced dental technology available. The office of Dr. Richard Amato has entered the 21st century in a big way with an array of devices designed to help your smile with the greatest amount of convenience. Ask about the equipment we use, […]Read More
Patients with severe gum disease can have serious complications if the condition is left untreated. In the first stages, gum disease is called gingivitis, and you may only notice tender, swollen gums and a little bit of bleeding when you brush or floss. As it progresses, it becomes periodontitis which is a serious condition where […]Read More
Periodontal disease affects millions of Americans. Many times, a person is unaware of the disease until it becomes quite serious. The most common symptoms include swollen gums, bleeding while brushing or persistent bad breath. Gum disease is problematic, not only because it leads to tooth and bone loss, but it also increases your risk of […]Read More
For those who are missing all their natural teeth, full dentures are one of the most common treatment options. Although dental implants are a little more expensive than dentures, they reduce discomfort and inconvenience and last for decades. This is why they are quickly becoming the preferred alternative for those who have missing teeth. Appearance […]Read More
Have you recently noticed that your gums tend to bleed after brushing or while flossing? If so, there are several possible causes—some of them more serious than others. If you are concerned about your oral health, here are some possible causes of bleeding gums in Monroe, CT, and what you can do to stop it. […]Read More
February is Gum Disease Awareness Month and Connecticut periodontist Richard Amato, DDS, is recognizing it by spreading awareness of the importance of maintaining periodontal health to maintain overall health. Gum disease affects oral tissues and is caused by bacteria that live on the tooth root under the gums. If left untreated, this bacteria cause chronic […]Read More
If you have replaced your missing teeth with dental implants, then you understand the importance of investing in your oral health and the value of a healthy and stable smile. However, even though dental implants are a long-term and permanent solution for missing teeth, they are still susceptible to the same bacteria that can cause […]Read More
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Most pleasant dental procedures in all my years of being a periodontal patient.. I have spent the last twenty five years of my life having my periodontal issues worked on and I can say for sure because I've seen many periodontal experts . Richard a Amotto and the staff get five stars from me ..
The office is very spacious; clean and well maintained. They have just renovated/expanded their facility and seating areas. The staff, hygienist and Dr. Amato are very friendly and courteous group. All questions were answered and I did not feel stress while my procedure was taking place. This is an excellent practice to be a part of.
Sorry I asked my husband to make the appt. At your office. When he gave me the time, I went there not realizing he made it at dr. Wieners until I went home. Thank you for taking me in.
First visit. A little uneasy because of the unknowns, but the staff actually made it a pleasant experience. Thank you.
I have an extreme dental fear/anxiety. Dr.Amato and his staff have been the only ones to give me a new outlook on dentistry and each visit they have made sure I am comfortable. I actually don't dread going there even though I need a lot of work. The office is extremely clean and I am so happy I decided after years of neglect because of fear I decided to take care of my gums first with Dr.AMATO and wasn't judged and made to feel like I didn't take care of my self like other dentists had.
Everyone was friendly and explained thoroughly.
Great Staff, Great Doctor
most efficient office processes for my dental care essentially painless and staff and Dr Amato exhibit a high level of expertise innovative and state of the art professional clinical kowledge
I would change the rating to 6 stars.
Ourpose Stitches out visit Five stars The stitches out visit took longer than anticipated.
Staff very friendly and they addressed my concerns
I am extremely pleased with the professionalism provided by Dr Amato and his staff. He understands my goals in the care of my teeth and does a superb job at explaining what needs and/or should be done in order to achieve my goals in maintain a good condition of my teeth.