Marshville Family Dentistry


Gum Disease in Marshville, NC

Periodontal therapy in Marshville, NC

Protect Your Teeth Against Periodontal Disease

Periodontal Therapy in Marshville, NC

Periodontal disease, also called periodontitis, is a severe infection of the gums. It is attributed to bacteria that have been allowed to form on your teeth and gums. When you ignore the plaque on your teeth, it releases toxins that break down the natural fibers that hold your gums and support your teeth.

In a person with periodontal disease, the inner layer of the gum and bone pulls away from the teeth and forms periodontal pockets. It can damage your teeth and bones as the disease progresses, leading to gum line recession and tooth loss. We offer treatment for gum disease in Marshville, NC, so that the damage can be stopped when discovered early and when proper oral hygiene is maintained.

Signs and Symptoms of Gum Disease

Symptoms of periodontal disease include:

  • Red, swollen, or bleeding gums

  • Gum recession, or gums pulling away from teeth

  • Bad breath (halitosis)

  • Loose or separating teeth

  • Changes in the teeth fit of partial dentures

  • Bite changes

If you notice any of the listed signs or symptoms, please contact us immediately to request a consultation and assessment. Together, we can prevent gum disease and maintain your fresh and healthy smile.

Call Us To Schedule an Appointment: (704) 624-6300

Call Us To Schedule an Appointment:
(704) 624-6300

Marshville Family Dentistry
7260 East Marshville Blvd, Marshville NC 28103
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