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Gum Disease Treatment

Delivering Exceptional Oral Health Care Since 1978

Gum disease is the most common disease in the United States, outranking both heart disease and cancer. Undiagnosed and untreated, it can lead to tooth loss, which is why we make every effort to either prevent the condition or to catch it in its earliest stages. In more advanced cases, we are still able to treat damaged gum and bone. Trust our more than 35 years of experience to maintain your oral health care.

If you notice pain in your mouth or swollen gums, contact our office.
Schedule an appointment as soon as possible.

Understanding Gum Disease & Treatment

Our professional dentists located in Atlanta and Marietta can provide an effective treatment regimen for gum disease and help you prevent tooth loss. In the case that you do suffer from tooth loss, The Szikman Dental Group, P.C. is there to help find you solutions specific to your individual case. We want you to feel confident about your smile again.

What are the goals of gum disease treatment?

  • To control and stop the progress of gum disease from causing extensive damage
  • To relieve your gums and leave them in an easily maintainable state
  • To repair supporting structures
  • To prevent tooth loss due to gum disease
  • Initial cleaning, root planing and scaling, and perhaps curettage to remove any infected areas
  • Treatment to repair damage from gum disease
  • Topical antibiotic or medical regimens
  • Regular cleaning and maintenance

At The Szikman Dental Group, P.C., we want to ensure that all our patients receive the best possible outcome from your gum disease treatment. Once we rid your mouth of any sign of gum disease, we have the ability to move in and correct damage initially caused by the disease.

We know that it’s easy to ignore symptoms that may not seem major at first. Many patients think that swollen gums or bleeding when brushing are normal reactions, but the truth is, they are warning signs telling you that all is not well. Although the main route of prevention for gum disease is thorough and consistent oral hygiene, there is no 100% successful at-home remedy once your gums fall victim to the disease.

Conveniently located in Atlanta & Marietta. Call today!

If you are suffering from gum disease or notice early symptoms of it, The Szikman Dental Group, P.C. is here to help. We’ll examine your oral health, and treat your condition as soon as possible. Don’t wait until it’s too late!

Call our offices in Atlanta or Marietta now to schedule a checkup
It’s time to get your gum disease under control.

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