Our periodontics services aim at addressing issues with the oral support structures, especially the bone and gum tissues in your mouth. Our periodontists have undergone additional specialty training to provide you with the safest, most effective periodontics services, which may include:
- Dental implants
- Bone grafting
- Gum grafting
Gum disease can cause damage to the tissues of the jawbone and gums. It is also the leading cause of adult tooth loss and can be dangerous to your overall well being.
Plaque buildup and bacteria can diminish the bond between the teeth and gums, resulting in periodontal pockets. When the pockets become infected, it becomes periodontal disease.
Dental intervention can help prevent periodontal disease from becoming a catalyst to serious health issues, such as alveolar atrophy or tooth loss. Periodontal disease is a chronic condition that may not always present symptoms in the early stages, and it does not go away without intervention. However, you may experience certain symptoms, such as:
And bleeding when you brush your teeth.
Limelight Dental in Mississauga provides preventative care and treatment of gum disease. Book your appointment with one of our dentists or dental hygienists today.