Periodontal Disease Treatment
Did you know that untreated gum disease = tooth loss (along other complications)?
A few common symptoms of periodontal disease: bleeding gums, bad breath, and ditching your routine dental appointments. Periodontal Disease is serious and can affect other parts of your body as well. In fact, it has been liked to cardiovascular diseases. Watch the video below about the proposed link between cardiovascular and periodontal diseases. Our office can create a personalized treatment plan to eliminate the infection to keep your mouth and your body healthy.
Don’t let fear, lack of time, or other ever day excuses harm your health. Come see us at Dr. Zak Dental Care in Ventura today.
What to expect from Periodontal Treatment:
Treatment depends on the severity of the disease, but the following are all possible procedures.
1. Scaling and root planning: eliminating tartar and plaque below the gum.
2. Laser and antibiotic treatment to detoxify root surfaces where disease is present.
3. Flushing out pockets so gums can healthily reattach to root surfaces.
4. Periodontal Maintenance.
5. Proper dental care, brushing, flossing, routine check-ups.
We are dedicated to locate and treat your dental health issues to lower your risk of heart attack, stroke, or coronary artery disease. It all starts in the mouth!