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Discover Periodontics at Fleischmann DDS, Auburn, CA

What is Periodontics?

Periodontics is a branch of dentistry focused on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of periodontal disease (also known as gum disease), and in the placement of dental implants. It involves the health of the supporting structures of the teeth, including the gums, cementum, periodontal ligaments, and alveolar bone.

Benefits and Importance of Periodontics

Regular periodontal care brings numerous benefits:

Prevention of Gum Disease:
Regular periodontal check-ups and treatments can prevent the onset of gum disease, a leading cause of tooth loss in adults.

Early Detection:
Early detection of periodontal issues allows for simpler, more effective treatment, potentially saving you time, discomfort, and expense.

Maintaining Oral Health:
By preventing and treating periodontal disease, you can maintain better overall oral health, which is linked to better overall health.

Preserving Your Smile:
Good periodontal health helps keep your teeth intact and your smile bright.

Why Choose Fleischmann DDS for Periodontics?

Fleischmann DDS in Auburn, CA, is an excellent choice for periodontic care because:

Expert Care:
Our team has significant experience and skill in diagnosing and treating periodontal conditions.

Personalized Treatment:
We offer personalized treatment plans tailored to meet your unique oral health needs.

State-of-the-art Technology:
We use the latest dental technology to ensure the most effective and comfortable periodontal care.

Comprehensive Approach:
We take a holistic approach to your dental health, understanding the interplay between periodontal health and overall oral health.

Frequently Asked Questions about Periodontics

What are the signs of periodontal disease?

Signs of periodontal disease include red, swollen or tender gums, bleeding while brushing or flossing, persistent bad breath, loose teeth, and changes in your bite.

How often should I see a periodontist?

Your dentist will recommend a schedule based on your individual oral health needs. Some patients may need to see a periodontist more frequently than others.

Is periodontal treatment painful?

Many periodontal treatments are non-surgical and minimally invasive. We make every effort to ensure your comfort during any procedure.

Does insurance cover periodontal treatment?

Insurance coverage varies greatly by provider and plan. It’s best to contact your insurance provider for specific information.

Fleischmann DDS is committed to offering excellent periodontic care to maintain the health and beauty of your smile. Contact us today to schedule a consultation.