Periodontal disease involves the bone which is around the teeth in addition to their gum disease. It causes the tooth's supporting bone to resorb. Involved teeth may be lost due to losing their supporting bone and tissue if they are not treated. The treatments depend on the type and severity of the disease. Periodontitis is common in Diabetic, Cancer patients and in Dry Mouth condition.
If gingivitis (early stage of gum disease) is not treated, it will advanced to periodontal disease which cause damage to the under supporting structure of the teeth. In that case you may need a professional deep cleaning and antibiotic placement in the involved area .
Our dental team can give you tips and instructions for improving your oral hygiene and prevent gum disease which in result will affect the overall of your health.