Prevention of Tooth Loss
Treating gum disease early through scaling and root planing can prevent further damage to the supporting structures of your teeth, helping you retain your natural teeth.
Oral Systemic Health
Gum disease has been linked to various systemic health conditions, including heart disease, diabetes, and respiratory issues. By treating gum disease with scaling and root planing, you're not only protecting your oral health but potentially your overall well-being.
Scaling and root planing play a critical role in treating gum disease and preserving the health of your gums and teeth. If you suspect gum disease or are experiencing signs of gingivitis, visit Emery L. Edwards, DDS, at 1626 E Pass Rd, Gulfport, MS 39507, or call (228) 896-4084. Early intervention through scaling and root planing can make a significant difference in the health and longevity of your smile.