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Periodontal Therapy

Dentistry is a lot more than just beautiful smiles. Dentistry is important to your overall health. New research is coming out every day about the connection between the health of the mouth and the health of other areas of the body. It is now being called the “Oral-Systemic Connection” and you will frequently see magazines and newspaper articles relating periodontal disease to heart disease, stroke, Type 2 Diabetes, kidney disease, clotting disorders, low birth-weight babies (from mothers with perio disease), lung disease, and the list keeps growing!  Keeping your teeth and gums healthy can increase life expectancy by 10 years or more.

Centers For Dental Medicine has created a new standard of care for preventative medicine as the bridge between dentistry and medicine. We provide a thorough periodontal health screening and if you are at risk for systemic disease will coordinate with your medical health team to reduce your health risks and provide a comprehensive program to treat periodontal disease.

Periodontal therapy encompasses the care and treatment of the teeth’s supporting structures.  Included in these structures are the gum tissues and the bone around the teeth.

Some of our periodontal procedures include: