Periodontitis General and Preventative Dentistry Wayne NJ

Periodontitis – General & Preventative Dentistry Wayne, NJ

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Periodontitis is common but fairly preventable. There are few reasons for this disease: poor oral hygiene smoking or chewing tobacco genetics crooked teeth that are hard to keep clean pregnancy diabetes medications, including steroids, certain types of anti-epilepsy drugs, cancer therapy drugs, some calcium channel blockers and oral contraceptives periodontitis can lead to tooth loss, deterioration of the jaw bone and it’s a risk factor for heart and lung diseases. Symptoms include swollen, red, and bleeding gums. Treatment includes professional cleanings (scaling and root planning). Advanced cases may require surgery. Please go to our website to read more about our general and preventative dental services and contact us online & by phone (973) 423-1200 to schedule your appointment. Our Dental Office in Wayne, NJ is proudly serving Passaic, Morris, Bergen Counties, Northern NJ and NY. 

Gum Disease General and Preventative Dentistry Wayne, NJ

Gum Disease – General & Preventative Dentistry Wayne, NJ

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Gum Disease is an infection of the tissues that surround and support your teeth. It is a major cause of tooth loss in adults. Because gum disease is usually painless, you may not know you have it. That’s why it’s important to have periodic dental checkups and cleanings. Inflammation of the gums is called Gingivitis. If not treated, it could lead to more serious condition, Periodontitis. Please go to our website to read more about our general and preventative dental services and contact us online & by phone to schedule your appointment. Our Dental Office in Wayne, NJ is proudly serving Passaic, Morris, Bergen Counties, Northern NJ and NY.  (973) 423-1200