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How is Gum Disease Treated?
Woman smiling after getting gum disease treatment Smile Craft Dental Gum disease is a significant concern and may develop in any person of any age group. Gum disease affects the teeth tissue, common teeth growth, and gums. The plaque bacteria slowly grow around the teeth and gums, and, in the form of plaque, these bacteria exist as transparent and sticky material in your mouth. The condition of your gums will decide the type of treatment you need. Treating gum disease has two successful therapy types, including surgical and non-surgical. Treatment is aimed at controlling any known gum condition and preventing more problems. If you suspect that you have gum disease or have encountered any of the above signs, you should see our periodontist. Our specialist periodontist at Smile Craft Dental will inspect your oral health and will provide personalized treatment according to your gum condition.

Non-Surgical Treatment of Gum Disease


Treatment at the initial phase of treatment is most effective. Periodontal disorder is quickly taken care of by scaling and root planing. This treatment removes any plaque and calculus below the gum line between the tooth and gum tissue. Standard cleanings and polishes deal only with the plaque above the gum line, and these procedures are not sufficient on their own to actively cure gum disease. There are several advantages offered by non-surgical periodontal treatments. They help prevent the spread of infection efficiently and decisively and restore your gums' health without the need for painful surgery. Antibiotics and antimicrobials work by disinfecting areas within the mouth that are hard to enter and clean out bacteria.

Surgical Treatment of Gum Disease


Suppose there is too much damage to the tissue or bone around the teeth to be healed with non-surgical care. In that case, there are other surgical procedure options available to avoid permanent damage and restore a healthy smile. To avoid gum recession or enhance your gum line aesthetics, soft tissue grafts are a preferable surgical treatment. If the gum recession gets worse, it will eventually lead to tooth loss if left untreated. Gum grafting is the preferred process for people who might have a lot of gum tissue developing near the damaged tooth. Because of excessive gingival recession, they may be used to cover roots or grow absent gum tissue. Similarly, to recreate bone and soft tissues lost because of gum disease, bone graft treatment may be an excellent surgical option. Placing small pieces of your bone, a synthetic bone, or donated bone may be turned into a bone graft. This treatment helps to prevent tooth loss and can help to facilitate the regrowth of natural bones. This typically includes a small surgical operation to achieve the outcome under local anesthesia.

For your overall well-being, you must maintain healthy gums. You will reduce the risk of tooth loss and more gum damage by getting periodontal surgery. We would recommend you meet our dentist at Smile Craft Dental. We will surely help give you the best advice about your specific dental concerns, and will guide you through all of the treatment, advantages, and complications of care, as well as advise you about any particular risks. You can book your appointment by calling us at .



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