Periodontics (Gum Disease)
Many people can have gum disease without exhibiting any symptoms. Regular gum examination and professional dental cleaning are fundamental in order to maintain healthy teeth and gums. As part of our regular checkup appointments, your gum tissues are inspected for color and firmness, your teeth evaluated for looseness, and your bite examined and checked. Digital X-Rays and dental probing may also be requred for assessing changes in the bone that supports your teeth. Every patient is different in their dividable ability to resist gum disease. Should you have periodontal disease, today's advanced treatment procedures can usually save your teeth and smile.