Periodontal disease is an infection of the gums and other structures around the teeth such as the periodontal ligament and the alveolar bone. It could range from a simple gum inflammation to a more serious infection that can cause damage to the soft tissue and the bone that supports the teeth. Gum disease is caused by bacteria in our mouth. The bacteria, together with mucus or other particles, form plaque on the teeth. Brushing and flossing help remove plaque, but in the absence of proper dental care, plaque hardens and forms tartar, which can cause tooth decay and gum problems.
Following are some of the indications of gum disease:
Some of the periodontal treatments offered at the Complete Family Dentistry office are:
For more information on the treatment and prevention of periodontal disease, please contact our practice for a consultation. Call us at (954) 564-3244.
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