Inflammation of the tooth

Inflammation of the tooth

Periodontitis and treatment

Periodontitis is the inflammation and breakdown of the tissues surrounding the teeth. This is the main cause of teeth loss, negatively affects health and oral aesthetics. Understand the disease can help prevent as well as treating it, reducing the risk of teeth loss.

Gingivitis - Causes and treatment

Gingivitis is not dangerous if detected and treated in its early stages. In the following article, let's find out some information about this disease as well as effective treatment.

The relation between periodontitis and diabetes

The relation between periodontitis and diabetes

Periodontal Disease - Dental disease

Periodontal Disease - Dental disease

Periodontal disease and systemic disease

Periodontal disease and systemic disease

Overview of periodontal disease

The cause of periodontal disease: plaque is the primary cause of periodontal disease, especially Gram-negative bacteria.

Tooth wear: The difference between Abrasion, Erosion, Attrition and Abfraction

The distinctions between these are not absolute or clear cut. Opinions vary in what the correct definitions should be. There is also overlap in clinical appearance or diagnosis.

The signs and causes of gum disease

Gum disease – also known as periodontal disease and periodontitis – is an inflammatory condition affecting the tissues surrounding a tooth, and is the leading cause of tooth loss. Gingivitis is a bacterial infection of the tissues in the mouth and potential precursor of gum disease.

Gum disease treatment

There are a variety of treatments for gum disease depending on the stage of disease, how you may have responded to earlier treatments, and your overall health.