Treatment of Gum Disease in High Point, NC
Gum disease is a condition in which active inflammation occurs below the gum line due to a build-up of plaque and bacteria. It is vital to take care of this before it progresses to severe bone loss. Treatment varies with the type and severity of the disease.
The Difference Between Gum Disease And Gingivitis
Gingivitis is the more mild form of the disease and is reversible. Periodontitis, the irreversible form of the disease, is always preceded by gingivitis. If your gums are red and bleeding, please call our office to schedule a dental exam and we can create a plan to get them back to a healthy state.