Periodontitis, or gum disease, is a condition that affects nearly half of all adults to some extent. It occurs when a person’s gums have become irritated due to exposure from bacteria and plaque. From there, the disease can progress until it is either stopped with treatment or causes more serious damage.
Periodontal services are very important to our team at Digital Dentistry of Yorba Linda, as we are highly committed to providing effective treatment and care for patients suffering from gum disease. There are several stages to periodontitis, and the type of treatment that is provided typically depends on just how far the disorder has progressed. Although the early stages of periodontitis may seem relatively minor, the condition can eventually lead to tooth loss and jawbone deterioration if it is left untreated. For that reason, seeking treatment for gum disease early is strongly recommended. The experts at Digital Dentistry of Yorba Linda are prepared to offer top-quality treatment for virtually all stages of periodontitis. Our practice offers the following periodontal services for patients: