What Is Periodontics?
Have you ever wondered exactly what it is that a periodontist does?
Periodontics at our Coraopolis dental office is the area of dentistry devoted to treating problems related to the supporting structures of your teeth. This includes conditions like gum disease that affect these structures.
Why Periodontics Is Important to You
Treatment of gum disease is an essential part of your overall oral health care. Your gums support your teeth, and if they are not healthy, your teeth are not healthy either.
Gum disease is a bacterial infection that affects about half the American population over the age of 30. You may wonder why gum disease is so widespread. The problem is that many ...