Mumbai Dental Clinic

Best Dentist for Gum Problem and Diseases

Gum disease is a sensitivity of the gums that can progress to affect the bone that supports your teeth. The main purpose of gum treatment is to control the infection.

Gum Treatment

Gum treatment is given for infections that damage gums and destroy jaw bone. Gum diseases can affect anyone at any age. Treatments given for gum diseases are

Reasons for periodontal or gum diseases:

Causes of Periodontal Diseases:

In healthy gums neck of teeth is firmly attached but due to improper cleaning plaque may start settling between the gums and teeth that result in irritation of gum margins which produces a condition called gingivitis. Gingivitis can be seen as redness, bleeding and swelling of the gums. If left untreated it can lead to the destruction of tooth-supporting tissues known as Periodontitis. At this stage, teeth become mobile which leads to an inability to withstand masticatory forces. Formation of pus and bad smell can also occur in the majority of cases.

Treatment of Periodontal Diseases:

Gums diseases can be treated when brought into notice on time. We have the facilities for the treatment of various gum diseases.

  1. Non-surgical gum treatment
    It involves scaling and polishing of teeth performed by a trained dentist with ultrasonic scalers. It is advisable for patients to go for cleaning in every six months, even if you don't have any serious gum problem.
  2. Surgical gum treatment
    A surgical gum treatment is advised for resistant cases. The procedure is also called as flap surgery that is done by reflecting the gums carefully and cleaning the area under local anaesthesia. The procedure is completely painless with little or no post-operative discomfort.