Periodontal Therapy at Auburn Dental Center

Your solution to healthier gums and a brighter smile.

What is periodontal disease?

Periodontal disease, commonly known as gum disease, is an inflammatory condition affecting the tissues surrounding the teeth. It starts as gingivitis, with symptoms like red, swollen gums, and can progress to more severe forms, leading to tooth loss.

How do I know if I have periodontal disease?

Signs of periodontal disease include:

  • Bleeding gums when brushing or flossing
  • Persistent bad breath
  • Receding gums
  • Loose teeth
  • Pain when chewing. Regular dental cleanings and check-ups can help in early detection.

What treatments are available for periodontal disease?

At Auburn Dental Center, we offer:

  • Scaling and root planing: Deep cleaning to remove plaque and tartar.
  • Medications: Topical or oral antibiotics to control bacterial infection.
  • Surgical treatments: For advanced cases, including flap surgery and bone grafts.

How can I prevent periodontal disease?

Prevention strategies include:

  • Regular brushing and flossing
  • Using an antiseptic mouthwash
  • Regular dental check-ups and cleanings
  • Avoiding smoking and tobacco products For more tips, explore our oral hygiene guide.

Why choose Auburn Dental Center for periodontal therapy?

Our team is dedicated to providing advanced and effective periodontal treatments. We prioritize patient education, ensuring you understand the condition and the available treatment options. Dive deeper into our commitment to dental excellence.

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Concerned about your gum health? Schedule an assessment at Auburn Dental Center to get expert advice and treatment options.

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