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Periodontal Therapy

The best Periodontal Therapy in Johns Creek

If you’ve developed gum disease, periodontal therapy is an umbrella term for an array of treatments you may need to undergo. These treatments are an important part of restoring health to your teeth and gums, as well as preventing tooth loss.

 

The therapy could consist of ultrasonic scaling (a device utilized for the removal of calculus, stain, and bacterial toxins on teeth utilizing the principle of high frequency vibration), hand scaling, root planing (smoothes roots) and curettage (removes diseased tissue), and/or irrigation with antibiotics.

 

Depending on the severity of disease, we may recommend oral antibiotics, fluoride treatment, and antibacterial rinses. Also, home-care devices (specific electric toothbrushes) which may be required for continued health of your tissues. 

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