Gum Disease Treatment Tweed Heads
Gum disease refers to problems in the tissue that surrounds your teeth and can in severe situations lead to tooth loss. Also referred to as periodontal disease, gum disease is painless and many people don’t even know they have it.
If you suspect that you are suffering from gum disease you should visit our Tweed Heads Dental Clinic as soon as possible as early treatment is always recommended. Gum disease is reversible at the early stages when it is called gingivitis this is characterized by swollen bleeding gums.
The advanced stages of gum disease also known as periodontitis is a serious problem in adults which can lead to loss of the bone and tissue that supports the teeth; it begins slowly and will progress.. The gum disease treatment methods that we use are varied and will depend on the exact type of disease and how far it has progressed.