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Periodontal Treatment

 

3 out of 4 people have the warning signs of Periodontal Disease

 

  • Gums that bleed when your brush
  • Gums that are red, tender or swollen
  • Gums that have pulled away from the teeth
  • Pus between teeth and gums when gums are pressed on
  • Permanent tooth loss or teeth that are separating
  • Changes in the way your teeth fit when biting
  • Changes in fit of partials
  • Constant bad breath
  • Dry mouth
  • Deep gum pockets

 

Periodontal disease is a chronic bacterial infection that affects the gums and bone surrounding the teeth.  Periodontal disease can have a shocking effect on your over all health beyond your mouth.  It can increase the risk of heart attack or stroke, increase risk of delivering pre-term, low birth weight babies, and difficulty in controlling blood sugar levels in diabetic patients.

 

Dr. Kovitch is exceptionally experienced in the treatment of the gums, periodontal health and tissue regeneration.