Periodontal Disease Treatment
Reverse the Effects
of Gum Disease
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one out of every two adults in the nation suffers from the early or late effects of gum disease. Although this oral condition is so prevalent, it can still be treated, reversed, and even prevented. Dr. Sharolli is dedicated to diagnosing and treating this disease in its early stages to prevent your mouth from sustaining permanent damage. Our team is able to do this by providing custom-tailored periodontal disease treatment in Wichita Falls, TX.
Why Choose Wichita Falls Dental for Periodontal Disease Treatment?
- Dentist with 2+ Decades of Experience
- Custom-Tailored Gum Disease Treatment
- Family-Owned, Caring Dental Office
Scaling & Root Planing
Scaling and root planing is a two-step gum disease treatment, also known as a deep cleaning. During the first portion, Dr. Sharolli will clear all plaque and tartar from the surface of your teeth, as far down as the pockets of your gums. This will help minimize the presence of harmful oral bacteria in your mouth. Next, we’ll smooth the roots of your teeth and clear off any deposits of bacteria and tartar. This will allow the treated gums to reattach to the roots of your teeth.
We may also recommend antibiotic therapy in combination with scaling and root planing to help minimize your symptoms and ensure that your mouth doesn’t become overrun with harmful oral bacteria again. Typically, we administer the antibiotic in the form of a pill or medicated mouthwash that will target the gums and restore their health.