Periodontal disease is a serious bacterial infection of your gums and a major cause of tooth loss especially in men and women over the age of 30. If left untreated, periodontal disease destroys the tissues and bone that hold your teeth in place, causing tooth loss in 75% of adults.
Davidson Dental takes your overall health very seriously. We understand that there is a connection between your oral health and your general health. Serious health issues including heart disease are related to periodontal disease through the mouth and body connection.
If you already have some level of periodontal disease, we can treat you to get you back to optimum health. There are 2 methods of periodontal therapy treatment, non-surgical and surgical.