Periodontal therapy is an essential part of maintaining a healthy smile and overall well-being. Our experienced dental team is here to provide you with personalised care and ensure your gums are in optimal health.
Why is it Important?
- Gum Disease Prevention: Periodontal therapy is your shield against gum diseases like gingivitis and periodontitis. These conditions can lead to tooth loss if left untreated.
- Oral Health: Healthy gums are the foundation of a healthy smile. Periodontal therapy helps maintain your overall oral health.
- Fresh Breath: Gum disease can cause bad breath. Effective therapy can eliminate this problem and boost your confidence.
- Tooth Preservation: By addressing gum issues promptly, you can prevent tooth loss, avoiding the need for more extensive dental work.
- Improved Aesthetics: Healthy gums contribute to a beautiful smile. Periodontal therapy can enhance the appearance of your teeth and gums.
- Systemic Health: Emerging research suggests a link between gum health and systemic conditions like heart disease and diabetes. Periodontal therapy may contribute to better overall health.
- Types of Periodontal Therapy:
- Scaling and Root Planing: Deep cleaning to remove plaque and tartar.
- Periodontal Surgery: Surgical procedures to treat advanced gum disease.
- Laser Therapy: Minimally invasive treatment for gum problems.
- Maintenance and Follow-Up: Regular check-ups to ensure gum health.