Many patients know that gum disease affects a smile’s appearance, but were you aware that this progressive condition can actually cause serious harm? Gum disease begins with an infection of the gum tissue that can quickly progress until bone is irreversibly destroyed and teeth are at a risk for being lost. Our gum disease treatment is designed to target and remove disease-causing bacteria and return health back to the gums, teeth, and bone. We are trained to treat a wide range of diseases associated with the soft tissue and conveniently provide custom treatment in our Van Nuys, CA office. Do your gums bleed when you brush or floss or have you noticed they appear tender or swollen? You may have gingivitis, the first stage of gum disease. Seeking treatment now can help preserve the health of your smile! We have a number of treatment options available depending on your unique situation.
Our goal with gum disease treatment is to preserve the health of the gums, bone, and teeth by removing disease-causing infection and bacteria. But restoring health to the smile can also keep you from experiencing more serious complications that result from untreated gum disease. Studies show a link between chronic gum disease and systemic issues, including heart disease, diabetes, and others, making timely treatment all the more critical to restoring oral and overall health. Comprehensive treatment from our experienced Van Nuys, CA team can: