Prevention is the best medicine, but what happens when you find out that you already have periodontal disease? We offer a variety of periodontal treatments to help you improve your oral health. If you are interested in getting our general and family dental care in Atascocita, Texas, call Sam’s Smiles at 832-995-1444. Our team is eager to care for all of your smile needs!
Our Periodontic Services
Laser Gum Treatment
Laser gum surgery is a modern surgery alternative where light energy is used to improve your oral health and your smile. It’s a method used to kill bacteria and stimulate bone growth around your existing teeth.
Scaling & Root Planing
Scaling is when your dentist removes all the plaque and tartar (hardened plaque) above and below the gumline, making sure to clean all the way down to the bottom of the pocket.
What procedures fall under periodontics?
Surgical Periodontal Procedures:
Gum Graft Surgery.
Dental Crown Lengthening.
Periodontal Pocket Procedures.
Do periodontists do surgery?
Oral surgeons specialize in the surgical component of medicine, while periodontists have further training in implant dentistry and are trained to improve oral health less intrusively and without the need for advanced medical procedures.