Bleeding gums is a common problem nowadays. if you have the same problem then maybe you need periodontal care. Gum care is very crucial to preventing extensive dental problems. The expert dentist at our dental clinic holds expertise in treating various gum diseases. To know about your gum condition and have a detailed consultation book your appointment right away.
In periodontal disease, the bacteria attack the gums and the bone that support the teeth. A sticky film of food debris saliva turns into calculus (tartar). When a person doesn’t brush their teeth the plaque and calculus destroy the gums and bone. This leads to red, swollen, and bleeding gums known as periodontal disease.
Diagnosis by the dentist at our dental clinic
The dentist follows the below-given steps to diagnose the periodontal disease:
The specialized dentist may assign a stage and a grade to periodontitis after your assessment. Apart from this, the dentist will also explain the complexity of treatment, risk factors and oral health status.
Periodontal care includes some treatment options. These procedures may be performed by a periodontist, a dentist or a dental hygienist. Periodontal treatment aims to systematically clean the pockets around teeth. This will ultimately prevent damage to the surrounding bone.
Remember that you have the best chance for effective treatment when you also implement a daily routine of good oral care. Along with care you also have to manage health conditions that may influence dental health and stop tobacco use.
If periodontal disease isn’t progressive, treatment may involve procedures, including:
If you have progressive gum disease, treatment may require dental surgery. We have the best periodontists at our dental clinic who can help you to restore your beautiful smile. The procedure for surgery includes:
If you have any gum infection or any other dental problem don’t delay the treatment. Book your consultation with our cosmetic dentist and know about your oral health a little more!! We are here to restore the smile you deserve.
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Dr. Sobhi has been practising dentistry for over 14 years. She and her team of experienced dental professionals love helping patients achieve their healthiest and most beautiful smiles possible.
6ix Eglinton Dental proudly provides comprehensive dental care in Yonge and Eglinton. Our beautiful and modern office has the latest in dental technology which assists us in providing our patients with the best care possible.