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Which Type Of Periodontal Treatment Is Ideal For Your Dental Needs-Conventional Or Laser?

by Dr. Maya Shantikumar A Healthy Mouth for a Healthy Body

Adult tooth loss is caused due to the onset of periodontal diseases in individuals. These diseases are caused due to the bacterial infection in the gums, ligaments or in one’s bones. The onset of the disease can happen in adults and children alike and one can easily go for periodontal therapy in order to cure the disease. For periodontal therapy in Scarborough, there are numerous options from which one can choose a specialized dental professional to help.


Our teeth are surrounded by the periodontist which helps to support and surround the tooth. This helps to maintain the position of the tooth in its place. When one is going through periodontal disease, it means that the periodontist has been affected in a way that requires extensive treatment over a period of time. There are two types of periodontal therapy that can be undertaken by dental patients.


Conventional Periodontal Therapy

This kind of a treatment is necessary for the removal of dental plaque and calculus. This helps in the removal of dental bacteria that is known to encourage gum disease in patients. If diagnosed early on, gum disease can be easily cured with the help of minimally invasive dental treatment. If the disease is at an advanced stage, one might need to go for invasive procedures in order to cure the disease.


Conventional periodontal therapy involves the use of 3 methods of treatment, such as scaling, root planning and taking antibiotics. Periodontal scaling involves removal of any stains, dental plaque and calculus from the dental crown and above. Root planning involves removal of the cementum and surface dentin that can be covered in calculus. Other than these two methods, doctors also prescribe the use of anti-bacterial pills that help to eliminate germs.


Laser periodontal therapy

For periodontal therapy, a recent addition has been the use of lasers for the treatment procedure. Lasers can be used as an additional treatment option to improve the effectiveness of the periodontal treatment procedure. When used in addition to the non-surgical therapy, lasers can help to reduce the bleeding and swelling caused during therapy. The overall procedure is less painful and uncomfortable for the patient undertaking the same. 


If you are looking for periodontal treatment Scarborough offers a range of varied treatment options that you can choose from. Many dental professionals here make use of laser periodontal therapy that you can choose to undertake for your treatment. When choosing your doctor, you should definitely consider the qualification of your doctor, as well as the patient reviews who have already undergone treatment. This will help you make the best choice for periodontal therapy.


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About Dr. Maya Shantikumar Advanced   A Healthy Mouth for a Healthy Body

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