Periodontal disease is an extremely serious oral health issue that can cause irreversible damage to the mouth. As part of our general dentistry procedures, Mendota Springs Dentistry is proud to provide patients with exceptional periodontal therapy in order to restore the health of the gums and mouth. Periodontitis is an extreme case of gum disease that, if not treated, will lead to tooth loss and an infection that will enter into the body’s blood stream. It is incredibly important that gum disease be treated as soon as possible in order to avoid periodontitis. Gum disease starts in its simplest form called gingivitis. Gingivitis is easily treatable by the dentist, causing no long-lasting damage to the mouth. However, when people choose to ignore the signs of gingivitis and allow it to progress, periodontitis will require extreme intervention from your dental specialist in order to save your mouth.
Dr. Vivienne Zhang, DDS, leads Mendota Springs Dentistry with exceptional care. Patients who require periodontal therapy will receive the highest level of service and care to restore their gums and teeth and to prevent other irreversible effects from setting in. If you are suffering from severe gum disease, please contact Mendota Springs Dentistry today.
Gum Infection Treatment
If you are in need of successful gum infection treatment here in Fitchburg, please give Mendota Springs Dentistry a call right away. Gum disease is a serious oral health condition that can have lasting negative effects on your mouth. Severe gum disease has also been directly linked to other health issues such as diabetes, kidney failure, and heart disease. It is incredibly important that you never ignore the signs of gum disease and that you receive the proper treatment that you need in order to prevent serious consequences to your mouth and your general health.
Many people neglect treatment for gum infections due to dental anxieties. If dental fear or anxiety prevents you from visiting the dentist even for necessary treatment, please know that Mendota Springs Dentistry is the practice that you can turn to for compassionate and comfortable care.
Scaling and Root Planing
When gum disease is allowed to fester in the mouth and develop into a serious oral health condition, scaling and root planing are often necessary dental procedures. Scaling and root planing are used to remove excessive plaque that has collected below the gum line and has begun to cause infection. These treatments remove the infection and smooth out the root surface in order to promote healing of the gums.
Gingivitis and the aggressive periodontitis are extremely serious oral health conditions that simply cannot be ignored. If you have been diagnosed with gum disease and you are looking for effective treatment here in Fitchburg, please contact Mendota Springs Dentistry right away.