Periodontology (Periodontics) is the specific aspect of dentistry that studies the supporting structures of the teeth and the diseases that affect them. The supporting structures or tissues are collectively known as the periodontium which comprises of the gums (or gingiva), cementum, alveolar region and periodontal ligament.
Treatment of Gingivitis (inflamed or bleeding gums)
Treatment of periodontal disease
Gum disease treatment around implants – Peri-implantitis
Correction of uneven gum line (crown lengthening)
Cosmetic gum graft to correct gum shrinkage
Treatment of bad breath (halitosis)
We recommend anyone with the following symptoms book an appointment with us:
- Red puffy or swollen gums
- Bleed easily on brushing/flossing
- Sensitive, painful teeth due to gums that have receded or pulled away exposing sensitive root surface
- Persistent bad breath or bad taste
- Adult teeth that are mobile or have moved with gaps pulling away
Our team are highly qualified with years of experience in their respective fields and will always strive to save your teeth before looking at alternative options. This being said, undiagnosed or untreated Gum Disease in susceptible patients will inevitably result in loss of teeth, so if you are conscious that you may have gum disease of some form please don’t hesitate in booking an appointment.
We have a dedicated team of highly-skilled dental professionals who aim to provide the best possible experience possible to our patients. Treating each and every person who visits our practice as individuals, and ensuring that we cater to their needs, is a passion for us.