If you have a more advanced stage of periodontal disease, your teeth and supporting bone structure will be affected in addition to your gum tissue. Your teeth may also become loose or uncomfortable as a result, making gum surgery necessary.
There are several types of gum surgery that may be recommended, depending on the stage of the disease and your individual needs. These include:
Our dentist and team will provide you with detailed post-surgery instructions, including how to properly clean the treated area. Some periodontal conditions will need the knowledge and treatment of a specialist. Dr. Heath Montgomery works very closely with his specialist to help ensure the proper treatment for your conditions is treated.
For more information about periodontal surgery and to schedule a consultation with our experienced dentist, please call our office today.