Gum or periodontal disease is a common dental problem. While this condition does not sound particularly alarming, it comes with several unpleasant effects on your oral health. Leaving it untreated can put you at serious risk of numerous health problems, such as heart disease, cancer, diabetes, chronic inflammation, and decreased cognitive function.
If you suffer from gum disease, our periodontist at West Etobicoke Dental Centre offers modernized treatments with comfort and health in mind. We understand that gum disease can turn into a serious oral health condition — that’s why we are here to ensure your teeth and gum health. But we do not just stop there.
Our years of experience and expertise enable us to treat and restore the health of your gums in the most non-invasive and cost-effective way possible. We offer comprehensive treatments and help you decide which one is best for you. Even after the completion of your treatment, our dental health team will help with your ongoing therapy to ensure that your mouth, teeth, and gums remain healthy for years to come.
A Healthy Smile Starts With a Healthy Mouth
Your gums, ligaments, and bones provide your teeth with a strong foundation known as the periodontium. Unhealthy periodontium can threaten the stability of the foundation of your teeth.
Signs of unhealthy periodontium include:
We can help you restore the health of your gums with the right periodontitis treatment. If you have gum problems, do not hesitate to visit us so we can diagnose and treat you right away. In the case of minor gum disease, it is highly critical to seek immediate treatment to prevent it from progressing. If it goes unchecked, it will eventually require surgery or extraction.
Our periodontist dental professional understands each patient has unique dental care needs. We give importance to preventive care and patient education. That is why we will take the time to educate you about the impact of gum disease on your overall health — why it’s important to keep your mouth healthy and how getting immediate treatment is crucial.
Not only do we strive to put your oral health on top of our priority list—we love to reinvent smiles by ensuring your mouth, teeth, and gums are in top condition.
At West Etobicoke Dental Centre, our patients will receive a personalized treatment plan. During the consultation, we will outline the ideal treatment(s) and service(s) you need to achieve optimal results. Our team wants you to get a thorough diagnosis, and provide you with all information you need, as well as give you straightforward answers to any questions you may have about your dental treatment plan.
If you notice any signs and symptoms of gum disease or have questions about periodontal health, do not hesitate to contact us or visit our periodontist clinic. At West Etobicoke Dental Centre, we want you to feel at ease knowing that you and your family can count on our team to be there when you need us the most. Give us a call at 416-621-1010 to book an appointment, or fill out our contact form to send us a message.