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Periodontal Care

When gingivitis is not treated, it can advance to “periodontitis” (which means “inflammation around the tooth”). In periodontitis, gums pull away from the teeth and form spaces (called “pockets”) that become infected. The body’s immune system fights the bacteria as the plaque spreads and grows below the gum line.

Periodontists are dentistry’s experts in treating periodontal disease.

NON-SURGICAL TREATMENTS

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