Non-Surgical Periodontal Therapy
At Lifetime Dental & Implant Center, we use non-surgical periodontal therapy to treat moderate to mild cases of periodontal disease.
Non-Surgical Periodontal Therapy in Katy, TX
Non-Surgical Periodontal Therapy is a vital treatment for patients affected by gum disease. It is a non-invasive procedure that aims to stop the progression of periodontal disease and restore gum health. This therapy involves the removal of plaque, tartar, and harmful bacteria from both above and below the gumline. Using specialized tools and techniques, our experienced dental professionals can effectively eliminate these harmful substances, minimizing inflammation and preventing further damage to the gums and supporting structures of the teeth. Additionally, antimicrobial agents may be employed to control bacterial growth and promote healing. Non-Surgical Periodontal Therapy is an essential step in preventing the need for more invasive treatments, such as gum surgery, and in maintaining optimal oral health. Our skilled team is committed to providing gentle and thorough care, ensuring a comfortable experience while helping you achieve a healthier smile.
What is non surgical periodontal therapy?
Non-surgical periodontal therapy, also known as scaling and root planing, is a minimally invasive treatment for gum disease. It involves removing plaque, tartar, and bacteria from the tooth surfaces and below the gumline to control infection and promote gum healing. This procedure helps prevent further damage and can be an effective treatment option for mild to moderate cases of periodontal disease.
If you have more questions about non-surgical periodontal therapy and the procedures used by Lifetime Dental & Implant Center, please contact our office and we will be happy to discuss further.