Periodontal dentistry is focused on problems of the gums, such as gum disease, receding gums and other problems. At Empire Dental Group in Old Bridge, NJ, our dentists offer a variety of periodontal services.
More than 75% of American adults over 35 years of age have some form of periodontal (gum) disease, according to the American Dental Association (ADA). Gum disease can cause several problems, from sensitive, red, swollen or sore gums to bad breath to worse problems, such as loose permanent teeth.
Our periodontal dentistry services include:
And some people unfortunately are more genetically disposed to get gum disease than others, even with proper hygiene. There are tests that patients can take to determine if they are naturally at a higher risk for gum disease.
Periodontal disease is common, but you don’t have to suffer from its many unpleasant side effects. Come see the experts at Empire Dental Group in Old Bridge for all your periodontal dentistry needs. Call our office today to schedule your appointment.