Yorktown, Va. Periodontists Use New Interactive Website to Educate the Community on Periodontics and Oral Health

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Every day, people use the Internet to search for useful information about the latest dental procedures and treatments. Drs. Jon E. Piché and Sayward E. Duggan of Yorktown Periodontics are reaching out to patients online with a new intuitive, interactive website.

Yorktown Periodontics offer periodontal plastic surgery and dental implant options in Yorktown, VA.

Yorktown periodontists use new website to educate Yorktown, Va. community on periodontics and oral health.

The website will allow patients to make more informed decisions about their oral health due to the information on our site and the links provided.

Yorktown, Va. periodontists, Drs. Jon E. Piché and Sayward E. Duggan wanted to provide a place for their current and prospective patients to learn more about Yorktown Periodontics, their services and, ultimately, oral health. To facilitate the demand for relevant information about periodontics, Drs. Piché and Duggan chose to have a website created by dental website design leader, ProSites, Inc. Their practice is utilizing the website to educate the community on periodontics and how it relates to oral health. The website includes a links page with informative dental resources as well as a frequently asked questions page to address common concerns on topics ranging from periodontal disease to difficult dental procedures.

“People, more than ever, research their recommended dental treatment online before having it done,” Dr. Piché said. “We knew it was important to create a place online for those patients to learn more about their treatment and their oral health in general.”

The website possesses interactive attributes including educational videos and a free NobelSmileTM Advisor feature to help patients make better informed decisions about their oral health. Current and prospective patients now have access to information about periodontal plastic surgery in Yorktown, Va., helpful dental links, before and after photos of periodontal and dental implant treatments and other informative content when they visit the website. Some of the services offered by Yorktown Periodontics include:

Gum Grafting Surgery
Dental Bone Grafting
Dental Implants

The website also utilizes extensive search engine optimization techniques to reach patients and local consumers who are searching for relevant information about periodontics in Yorktown, Va.

“The website will allow patients to make more informed decisions about their oral health due to the information on our site and the links provided,” Dr. Duggan said. “It may answer questions for them before and after we meet with them to discuss their treatment."

About Jon E. Piché:

Dr. Piché earned his dental degree from the Medical College of Virginia School of Dentistry in 1981. After graduation, he entered the U.S. Air Force and completed a general practice residency program at Langley AFB in Virginia. He received his graduate training in periodontics at Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center and the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Dr. Piché was subsequently stationed at Davis-Monthan AFB in Arizona prior to being selected as a staff member in the U.S. Air Force post-graduate periodontics residency program where he served until his retirement from active duty in August 1996. Since 1996, he has operated a private practice limited to periodontics and dental implants in Yorktown, Va.

Dr. Piché is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontics, Fellow of the American College of Dentists, Fellow of the International College of Dentists, Fellow of the Pierre Fauchard Academy, Fellow of the Virginia Academy of Dentistry, a member of the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Periodontology, and local and state dental societies.

About Sayward E. Duggan:

Dr. Duggan earned her dental degree from Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College of Virginia School of Dentistry in 2006 where she graduated magna cum laude. After graduation, she completed a two year general practice residency at the University of Virginia Health System in Charlottesville, Va. Upon completion of her residency, Dr. Duggan began her graduate training in periodontics at VCU/Medical College of Virginia. She graduated in 2011.

Dr. Duggan is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontics, a member of the American Dental Association, American Academy of Periodontology, Southern Academy of Periodontics, Virginia Society of Periodontists, Virginia Dental Association and Peninsula Dental Society.

For more information on Yorktown Periodontics, please visit the website at yorktownperio.com.

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