Among the many surgical and nonsurgical treatments we have, root planning and scaling is one of the least invasive and most preventative.
Before we get started on anything, we’ll do a complete assessment of your oral health, your teeth and advising on the best action for you to take. We want you to look and feel your best when you smile.
Root planning and scaling is the cleaning of the gum pockets and treatment with antibiotics.
It’s really important to keep the gum pockets clean from bacteria and tarter to ensure the preservation of healthy gum tissue. If the infection is severe enough, or has caused enough damage, other related procedures might include tissue regeneration, pocket elimination surgery or dental implants.