Neurotoxin Therapy

Neurotoxin therapy smooths unwanted facial wrinkles and lines and relaxes jaw tension. The comfortable, minimally invasive treatment takes about 15 minutes. In Tacoma, Washington, Dr. Karbakhsch and Dr. Katafuchi are experienced providers who offer safe, convenient neurotoxin therapy with minimal downtime....
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LANAP® Laser Treatment

If you need treatment for gum disease, there is an alternative to cutting away diseased tissue and using stitches to reshape your gums. Laser-Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP®) is a safe, gentle method for treating gum disease. ...
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Sedation Dentistry

We tailor our sedation options for each patient and base our recommendations on your procedure, medical history, height and weight, and preferences. Our options are oral conscious sedation for moderate sedation and intravenous (IV) sedation for deeper relaxation....
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Tension Headaches

If you suffer from tension headaches or morning headaches, you are not alone. Of the more than 100 headache types, tension headaches rank among the three most common. And according to the International Classification of Headache Disorders, between 30 and 78 percent of the world’s population experiences tension headaches....
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Zirconia Implants

Zirconia dental implants offer a metal-free, biocompatible option for replacing missing teeth. If you have metal allergies or sensitivities or prefer a holistic alternative to metal implants, Dr. Karbakhsch and Dr. Katafuchi of Tacoma are board-certified periodontists specializing in implant placement....
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Gum Grafting

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Gum grafting is an oral surgery procedure that our periodontists use to restore the gum tissue back to a natural position on the tooth. Keep reading to learn more about the many benefits to this procedure....
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Bruxism

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One of our areas of focus is treating patients for bruxism, a condition characterized by the frequent grinding or clenching of the teeth. If you live in the Tacoma region and are experiencing problems with bruxism, it is important to seek treatment sooner than later to prevent long-term tooth damage....
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Tooth Extraction

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Dr. Karbakhsch and Dr. Katafuchi perform tooth extraction procedures to improve function, health, and aesthetics for Tacoma patients. We are board-certified specialists with years of advanced training and we conduct these surgeries frequently....
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Wisdom Teeth Removal

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Dr. Karbakhsch and Dr. Katafuchi see patients in their teens and twenties as well as older patients experiencing problems related to their third molars. Tacoma dentists and orthodontists often refer patients to us for wisdom teeth removal because of our training and our culture of care....
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Dental Implants

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Beyond the exceptional support they provide, our doctors also specialize in replacing missing and damaged teeth with dental implants. Whether you need to restore one, several, or all of your teeth, they will prioritize your comfort and safety, and provide you with a durable, aesthetic outcome....
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