Gum and periodontal disease are responsible for a large percentage of dental problems. Teeth are held in place by periodontal ligaments, bone and healthy gums. Gum disease attacks all the above hosting tissue, weakening tooth support. Without proper treatment, our teeth lose the attachment apparatus causing tooth loss.
Early signs of gum disease are- red, painful or bleeding gums while brushing, receding gums, loose teeth and chronic bad breath. There are several ways we can help you to fight gum disease, from simple and regular maintenance, (checkups and cleanings) to extensive surgical interventions–we can do it all. Call our office and speak to our qualified staff to help you achieve a healthy beautiful smile.