Until recently, conventional hygiene procedures were doing little to disrupt existing gum disease. Now, patients are offered a specialized hygiene visit called Periodontal Therapy.
Using a combination of techniques, including laser therapy, we are able to significantly improve the health and healing of gums for weeks or even months.
Our goal is to see gums completely free of infection and inflammation. Some patients may need to come in every three months, whereas other patients may only need to come in once or twice a year.
Please visit us soon if you experience puffy, red, or bleeding gums.
Although it is true that healthy teeth and gums produce a more beautiful smile, today’s research reveals the impact oral health can have on your body’s systems. In fact, inflammatory periodontal (gum) disease is linked to a HIGHER RISK of: