Often people have complaints about the redness or inflammation of the gums. All these symptoms may indicate periodontitis which can lead to the tooth loss. In such cases people often need periodontist's help. Periodontist is a dentist who specialises on the prevention and treatment of diseases of the pathology of the support apparatus of the tooth - periodontitis. At first periodontist examines the patient's mouth because periodontitis can be easily diagnosed visually. To determine the depth of destruction it is necessary to make a panoramic picture jaw.
There are many causes of periodontal disease. Periodontal disease is often caused by dental plaque. Bacteria tend to multiply rapidly and lead to the expansion and inflammation of periodontal pockets. Periodontitis is an unpleasant disease when the gums are bleeding, swelling and the tooth mobility appears. That's why it is very important to start early treatment.
During the treatment of periodontitis you pass the following procedures:
- Professional oral hygiene
- Antiseptic gum vector therapy
- Splinting of mobile teeth
Next to the timely treatment of periodontitis it is important to follow the preventive measures. It is your responsibility to make regular oral care. In any case it is impossible to ignore the periodic occupational health in the dentist's office.