Need Periodontal Care? What You can Expect
You have a lot going on, and sometimes dental care can sink to the bottom of your to-do list. Unfortunately, missing dental appointments can result in unpleasant results like periodontal disease.
Treating Gum Disease
If you are experiencing problems like tenderness, swollen gums, or gums that bleed when you brush, you most likely need periodontal treatment at our Monroe, MI dental office. But maybe you have never been treated for gum disease before. What’s going to happen?
Mild periodontal disease can usually be resolved with more frequent professional cleanings. However, in the case of more advanced gum disease, you will require a deep cleaning procedure called scaling and root planing.
During the scaling ...