Periodontal Disease Treatment
If left untreated, periodontal (gum) disease can have a devastating impact on your oral and overall health…
In fact, gum disease is the number one cause of tooth loss amongst adults! The signs and symptoms of periodontal disease include:
- Chronic bad breath
- Red, sore or swollen gums
- Receding gums
- Pain when chewing
- Teeth that feel loose
If you suffer from any of these symptoms it is important to book an oral health check-up at our Northern Melbourne dental practice as soon as possible.
The link between gum disease and overall health
It is highly important to seek appropriate periodontal disease treatment, as this oral health concern has been linked to a range of serious diseases including:
- Heart disease
Plus many more! At PCAT Dental our highly experienced dental professionals can actively treat periodontal disease to reduce the symptoms and serious health risks associated with this oral health concern.