Our periodontal maintenance care is just more than regular professional dental cleanings. Along with your regularly routine dental exams, we constantly assess the stability of the gingival tissue (gum tissue) and the susceptibility to recurrence of periodontal disease. Dr. Cook’s goal is to keep your gums healthy and enhance your beautiful smile.
Dr. Cook’s examination and dental cleaning are the part of our periodontal maintenance program. If you are suffering from periodontal disease, we will help you decide the optimal treatment options that meet your goals and budget. We know you will feel very comfortable and confident about our the treatment options we have in our practice. Dr. Cook in conjuction with your dentist and hygienist will plan and perform a routine periodontal maintenance program that is tailored specifically to your needs.
The frequency of your visits for periodontal maintenance will be determined by Dr. Cook an will depend on your periodontal (gum) condition and your individual susceptablity to periodontal disease. It is different from one patient to another patient. You will see a significant improvement in your periodontal condition once you have taken part in our periodontal maintenance program .
Periodontal disease can lead to a tooth loss if you leave it untreated. The latest studies show that periodontal disease has been associated with other chronic inflammatory conditions such as pre-term, low birth weight children, stroke, heart disease, and type 2 diabetes. If you have been diagnosed with periodontal disease, it is very important to receive early care and prevent the progression of the disease. Keeping your periodontal disease under the control gives you not only healthy gums and teeth along with beautiful smile, but also improves the overall health of your body.
Please call us if you are interested in our periodontal maintenance program. We are dedicated to keep yours gums and teeth healthy for your beautiful smile.