Gum Disease Periodontal Treatment

gum disease periodontist blufftonWhat is Gum Disease and how is it treated? 
Gum disease is a chronic infection, which may cause tooth loss as well as overall health problems. It has been shown to increase the risk of stroke; heart attack; and low-weight, pre-term babies among other health concerns. Treatment of gum disease is critical to obtain overall health and may incorporate one or more of the following procedures:

  • Deep Cleaning
  • Bone Surgery
  • Bone Grafting
  • LANAP-Laser Assisted New Attachment Protocol