Periodontal disease is caused by plaque buildup in your mouth and can cause gum inflammation (gingivitis) or a more severe infection causing inflammation around the tooth (periodontitis).
Symptoms of periodontal disease may include:
Treatment of periodontal disease may include:
Along with treatment, good daily hygiene of the teeth is strongly recommended to help maintain a healthy smile.
Dr. Elzbieta W. Basil, DMD is gentle and compassionate, and along with our excellent hygienists, is prepared to take very good care of all your periodontal needs.
If you have periodontal concerns, contact us