Did you know that as many as 75% of American adults suffer from periodontal (gum) disease? This infection may start off with relatively harmless symptoms, but untreated cases can quickly lead to destructive consequences for your oral health and overall wellbeing, including permanent tooth loss. Thankfully, the Generations Dental Care team is dedicated to fighting periodontal disease at every stage of development, and our in-house periodontist Dr. Jonell Hopeck is here to provide specialized care when needed. Contact our Concord, NH office today to schedule your first appointment!
It’s important to remember that periodontal disease is often extremely subtle in its early stages; that’s why attending regular checkups with a trusted dental team is so important. However, there are some common symptoms that patients should look out for, including:
Our personalized recommendation for your periodontal treatment will depend on the severity of your current condition, and may include the following: