Periodontics in Melissa, TX

Periodontal Therapy

Periodontics is a dental specialty that focuses on the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of gum disease.

If your gums are swollen or bleed, these are symptoms that you may have periodontal disease. While Periodontal disease is common, it is recommended that you see a dentist regularly to receive treatment. It can be treated over a period of time with in-depth and frequent dental cleanings.

It is important to address this disease as Periodontal disease is connected with heart disease, strokes, premature births, Diabetes and respiratory disease.

Gum recession is a process in which the tissue that surrounds your teeth pulls away from the tooth. This can cause damage to the supporting bone. We offer gum grafting surgery that is painless, quicker and prevents trauma.