Gum Disease/Deep Teeth Cleaning
Gum Disease Prevention and Treatment in Morgantown, WV
Willow Tree Dental Offers Deep Teeth Cleaning to Prevent Gum Disease
Willow Tree Dental offers deep cleaning, also called root planing and scaling, to patients in Morgantown, WV, and the surrounding areas. Deep cleaning your teeth helps to heal infected gums and prevents any infection from spreading and worsening. During the cleaning, our dentist will remove plaque at the root of the tooth and gum line. Cleaning this area will remove bacteria, tartar, and plaque, leaving your gums clean and able to properly heal.
If your gums are red, sore, or bleeding, call Willow Tree Dental at (304) 598-0400 for an appointment. Our experienced team can check you for gum disease and work out a treatment plan to sooth and prevent further damage to your gums and teeth.
Signs and Symptoms of Gum Disease
Gum disease is a serious disease that can affect your gums, bones, teeth, and even your heart. A few common signs and symptoms of gum disease can include:
- Bleeding, sore, swollen gums
- Receding gums
- Bad breath or bad taste
- Loose or shifting teeth
- Pockets between teeth and gums
If you experience any of these symptoms, call Willow Tree Dental in Morgantown, WV, right away. Our experienced dentists will examine your mouth and decide on the best treatment plan to treat or further prevent gum disease.
How Can I Prevent Gum Disease?
While gum disease is treatable, it is simple to prevent it. Regular brushing, flossing, and rinsing will help to break down plaque from the teeth and gums. Visiting the dentist for a routine dental exam and teeth cleaning appointment is the best way to prevent and monitor gum disease, as the hygienist and dentist can get a better look and assessment of your oral health. Contact Willow Tree Dental with any questions or concerns about gum disease or to schedule an appointment in Morgantown, WV.