If you are at risk for gum disease or notice symptoms of periodontal disease, you may need to undergo treatment to eradicate the infection. Infected gums should be treated immediately or you increase the risk of tooth loss. Dr. Chuck Stewart and the team at Varsity Family Dental Centre offer comprehensive periodontal care plans that include laser gum surgery protocols.
If other periodontal disease treatments, such as scaling and root planing therapy, have failed and we are noticing a progressing infection in the mouth, the doctor may recommend laser gum surgery to treat the infected tissue. Benefits of this treatment include: