Q: I have gum disease, is there a treatment for this? A: Yes. There are options for treating gum disease. Your first step would be a proper diagnosis, which would include a full set of digital x-rays. Then your periodontist would outline a treatment plan. Be sure that he or she has the option of
I have gum disease, is there a treatment for this?
Category: Gum Disease
Q: How can I treat gum disease? A: I recommend a consultation with an experienced Periodontist who uses an FDA approved laser & a protocol proven to promote bone regeneration. If you have bone loss, I would suggest avoiding “traditional” surgery if possible. Unlike laser periodontics, it involves cutting, stitching, & pain. There are lasers
Q: Is gingivitis contagious? Can I catch it from another person? A: Not every person is contagious, but the percentage for transmission is high. Several documented studies have proven this through microscopic analysis of the bacteria in partners with severe soft tissue gum inflammation. The similarity of the bacteria confirms that one partner had transmitted
Q: When I brush it bleeds and feels loose. I don’t know what to do. I’m only 15. This should not be happening. A: I would suggest a consultation with a Laser Trained (LANAP) Periodontist. Is there a family history?