Inner Banks Dental Gingivitis And Gum Disease Treatment Options

Taking are of your teeth with regular brushing and flossing goes a long way towards protecting your teeth and keeping them healthy. However, brushing and flossing alone leaves your gums at risk for gum disease and gingivitis.

That is why, every 6 months you should get your teeth cleaned, plaque removed and your gum health inspected as part of your routine exam to ensure that every thing is done to keep your teeth healthy all your life.

What is Gingivitis and Gum Disease

Gingivitis is a reversible form of gum disease that occurs when gums swell due to bacterial infection caused from plaque. If untreated, Gingivitis can transform into a more severe form of irreversible periodontal (gum) disease. Once this happens Periodontal Therapy is required.

If you are one of the many suffering from gum disease in Washington NC, then you need to find a dental clinic that specializes in gum disease treatment.

Treat Gingivitis in Washington, NC At Inner Banks Dental

With Periodontal Scaling and Root Planning, our dental staff will use special instruments to remove plaque and tartar that has built up around the gum line. This will allow the infected gum tissue to heal, and reattach to your teeth.

However, in some more sever cases, periodontal surgery my be required. If our dentist feels you are a candidate for periodontal surgery, he will discuss your options with you in detail.

Keeping your gums healthy is one of the most important things you can do to keep a healthy smile. Gum disease leads to tooth decay, and tooth loss.

Can The Damage To Your Gums Be Corrected?

There is Hope, you CAN reverse Gingivitis in Washington, NC at Inner Banks Dental. With our top-of-the-line Periodontal Therapy, we will help you regain and maintain your periodontal health. Scheduling and maintaining frequent dental appointments will aid in the prevention of gum disease. Call our office today to learn more about Inner Banks Dental and to schedule an appointment.