From dental bone graft procedures to periodontal plastic surgery, periodontists offer a range of procedures aimed at restoring health to oral tissues. Periodontal specialists are experts in providing surgical solutions to conditions affecting the gum tissues and bone surrounding the teeth. Patients suffering from periodontal disease, bone loss, gum recession and a host of other oral conditions can benefit from the skill and expertise of a periodontist.
To restore bone tissue lost to periodontal disease, prolonged tooth loss or oral injury, periodontists may perform one or more of the following surgical procedures:
A dentist or periodontist may recommend one or more of these surgical procedures to restore health to periodontal tissues.
Whether you have periodontal disease requiring osseous surgery or excess gum tissue impacting the appearance of your smile, you may have a need to visit a periodontist for specialized treatment. A consultation and examination with your dentist can determine if you are a candidate for periodontal surgery procedures.
There are many things that occur in the mouth when gum disease is left to its own devices. The problem only gets worse and can lead to gum recession without the intervention of a periodontist in Leesburg, VA such as Dr. Jean-Claude Kharmouche and the staff at Nova Perio Specialists. While the thought of sitting […]Read More
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Dr. Eric C. Seidel uses laser dentistry for a variety of purposes. A few of its uses include healing mouth sores, fixing damage from gum disease and filling in cavities. While there are other methods for these purposes, there are numerous benefits that come with laser technology that have made it a staple with our […]Read More
Have you noticed that your teeth seem longer than normal, or that your gums are pulling back from your teeth? If so, you may have receding gums. Millions of Americans deal with this common dental problem before they even realize they have it. Unfortunately, without gum recession treatment, it can get out of control and […]Read More
If you are a parent trying to balance the requirements of a child that has special needs, even the simplest task can seem overwhelming. Many children and adults with special needs are anxious when receiving oral treatment from a dentist or periodontist. Because of this, it’s important to consult a specialist for periodontal treatment to […]Read More
Receding gums are no joke for periodontal patients. They are one of the most pronounced symptoms of gum disease, and the recession can start very early in the disease process. It’s best to treat it while it is still minor because advanced gum recession will not regenerate completely on their own. Instead, they will require […]Read More
Gum recession is an embarrassing and common problem that affects over 64 million people in the United States alone. It’s also a potentially serious oral condition that can lead to tooth loss and oral pain if treatment is not received. While many periodontists still recommend gum grafting for those with gum recession, Drs. Mario Canal […]Read More
Have you recently noticed that your gum line is receding? You may have been told that your only treatment option is to take tissue from somewhere in your mouth (most likely the roof of your mouth) and graft it directly to the receding portion of your gums. Gum grafting is still commonly used to treat […]Read More