Periodontal Treatment: When Do You Need Dental Deep Cleaning?


You need a dental deep cleaning (periodontal checkup) when you have:

  • Swollen and bleeding gums
  • Bad breath
  • Loose teeth
  • Teeth sensation
  • Gum receding that causes longer teeth appearance
  • Extreme pain in gums while biting or chewing
  • Puss formation between teeth

Do you have swollen gums? Do they bleed or turn red after brushing? And, do you feel sensation in your teeth, and/or are they loose? Better beware, as these are warning signs of a gum disease calling for a periodontal treatment.

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Periodontal Treatment- A Brief Overview

Periodontal Treatment

Periodontal disease (or gum disease), also known as periodontitis, is a danger not only to your oral health, but its potential health impact go well beyond your oral cavity. Periodontal disease is mostly observed in adults. According to an estimate, 80 percent of American adults are affected by some sort of the disease. You need accurate periodontal treatment in order to prevent severe tooth loss and further gum and bone damage. What Is Periodontal Disease? Periodontal disease is a gum and bone infection caused by a sticky film of bacteria (or plaque) ...