How Is Periodontitis Treated?

Are you suffering from periodontal disease and you’re concerned about what treatment would be like? Exact treatment would depend upon your individual diagnosis, but the possible types of treatment are explained below. Nonsurgical Treatment Generally, the first step would be scaling and root planing. During this treatment, plaque and tartar are scraped off your teeth and root surfaces and then... read more »

Treatment Options for Treating Gum Disease

Gum disease is bad for your oral health as well as your body. When you have gum disease, your gums are at the very least inflamed or worse, infected. If it is not treated and remedied, over time you risk losing teeth and have problems with your heart and lung--heart disease and pulmonary disease. To keep gum disease from impacting... read more »