Non-Surgical Gum Treatment in Alpharetta, GA
Posted on: February 5, 2013
After a periodontal scaling and root planing procedure, pockets of infection may nonetheless remain. These pockets of infection can be successfully treated via non-surgical gum treatment at Old Alabama Dental Care for residents of Alpharetta, Roswell, Johns Creek, Duluth and North Atlanta, Georgia.Even after having tartar removed from below the gum line, pockets of infection can remain and continue to become inflamed. When the gums do not return to normal after a periodontal scaling and root planing procedure, additional damage can occur to the teeth and gums. In some cases, non-surgical gum treatment can be used to help reduce the inflammation, thereby eliminating or improving periodontal disease altogether.