Gum disease, also called gingivitis, is a common condition that affects the current and future health of your smile. Scaling and root planing is a treatment your dentist may suggest to halt the progression of gingivitis and reduce the risk of gum recession or tooth loss. This short video explains the scaling and root planing process in more detail. You will learn about the steps your dentist will follow during treatment, as well as hear more about the purpose of this restorative dental solution.
At Glenwood Premier Dental, we are dedicated to helping you maintain healthy teeth and gums for life. Our dentists serving Hazlet offer comprehensive dental services that include preventive and restorative care . If you have questions about gum disease, bad breath, or other dental concerns, please visit us online or call (732) 264-4477 to schedule an appointment with an experienced dentist.