Symptoms, Treatment, and Prevention of Periodontal Disease
Periodontal Dentistry is the care of the gums, tissues and bone structure that support the teeth. Periodontal disease can start with minor symptoms but if left untreated the disease can progress and lead to serious dental problems including loss of teeth, bone structure and even cause other health problems. Periodontal Therapy Center help patients recover the health of their gums and regain a healthy smile.
Symptoms of periodontal disease can be minor to start but can progress. Some of the things to look for include:
Tooth and bone loss
It is important to get treatment as soon as the first signs of periodontal disease appear. A referral from your general dentist or consultation and preliminary exam is the best way to get started with your treatment plan. Dr. Hameroff is able to provide periodontal therapy to treat and reverse the progression of periodontal disease. These treatments include:
Deep gum tissue cleaning
Soft tissue grafting
Scaling and root planing
Our staff can also help you with a program for maintenance and prevention of periodontal disease. Regular deep cleaning treatments and examination for patients who need them.
If you are experiencing symptoms of gum disease or have been referred to a periodontist by your general dentist, please call us for a consultation with Dr Hameroff and let's get your treatment plan under way!