Preventing Gum Disease

Diagnosis of Gum Disease

Gum disigdiagnosis og gum disease sease is diagnosed through a process that measures the depth of the pockets around each tooth. Pockets that are greater than 3 millimeters in depth are considered destructive and generally require treatment. Early detection and prevention of gum disease is another reason to see your dentist regularly as it is not usually detected until it has reached an advanced stage.

Signs of Periodontal Disease