Periodontal Therapy

Periodontal or gum disease is an infection of the tissues that surround and support your teeth. It is a leading cause of tooth loss in adults. Good oral hygiene and regular dental examinations are essential in prevention and early detection of gum disease – which sometimes developing without any warning signs.

The inflammation and infection of gums, ligaments, bone, and other tissues surrounding the teeth is periodontal disease. Gingivitis (gum disease) and periodontitis (gum and bone disease) are the two main forms of periodontal disease (also called gum disease or pyorrhea).