Gingivitis is an inflammatory condition of the gingiva caused by factors including smoking, certain drugs and hormonal changes that occur in puberty and pregnancy.
Periodontitis follows with the destruction of the supporting structure of the teeth and is influenced by factors including the individual’s immune and inflammatory response. It is initiated by microbial plaque.Periodontitis, if left untreated, can causes tooth loss, mouth odor, bad breath or halitosis.
Gingival Recession & Gingival Graft
Gum recession refers to receeding gumline. Gingival grafts or periodontal plastic surgery can be done to creat a thick, tough gum tissue called “attached gingiva” which will prevent further recession or in some cases cover the existing recession.
Esthetic Periodontal Crown-Lengthening Surgery & Bone graft
Esthetic periodontal surgery is usually performed to change the dimension of the front teeth and to optimize the esthetic outcome of treatment with new crown restorations or other esthetic dental care.
Advance appointment booking is needed to see the Periodontist. Please kindly contact us.