Gum disease is a common but potentially serious periodontal condition that can have lasting effects on your overall oral health. You can trust Monaco Dentistry for all your dental and gum health needs.
You may not know it, but your gums play an important role in your overall oral health. If you notice a problem with your gums, call Monaco Dentistry to schedule your appointment today. Our experienced doctors and skilled dental team provide periodontal (gum) services to keep your smile healthy.(813) 548-5603
In most cases, gum disease is caused by the development of sticky bacterial plaque on the surfaces of your teeth. Plaque is the result of poor oral hygiene, which allows bacteria to grow on your teeth and harden underneath the gum line as tartar. Plaque and tartar can irritate your gums, leading to gingivitis. If left untreated, a mild case of gum disease can advance into a severe infection.
Gingivitis can appear with mild symptoms, such as:
Be sure to call your dentist as soon as possible if you notice any problems with your gums. We offer periodontal services to reverse the early signs of gum disease, treat your infection, and get your oral health back on track. Our services include:
A minor surgical procedure performed to remove damaged and diseased gum tissue and promote the growth of healthy gums.
A deep cleaning that removes built-up plaque and tartar and prevents future infection.
Yes, we do! Monaco Dentistry works with most major dental insurance plans. For your convenience, we accept all dental PPO plans. A friendly member of our team is available to answer any questions you may have about your insurance coverage, out-of-pocket costs, and our dental insurance policies.
Yes, we do. At Monaco Dentistry, our doctors and team do everything we can to see patients as soon as scheduling permits and provide prompt service. We also offer emergency appointments to see our patients as promptly as possible.
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