Gum Disease Treatment
Get Periodontal Disease Treatments in Richardson TX
Gum disease, or periodontal disease, is a serious problem that affects approximately 80 percent of Americans. Because gum disease isn’t necessarily painful, many Americans who suffer from the disease don’t even realize it. At every check up, our team will thoroughly check your mouth for signs of periodontal disease. The earlier the problem is caught, the easier it is to treat with our gum disease treatments.
Signs of gum disease could include:
- Gums that are red, swollen and tender, that easily bleed
- Receding gums
- Chronic bad breath or bad taste
- Pus between your teeth and gums
- Permanent teeth that feel like they are loose or separating
If you have gum disease, it can cause serious oral health problems like tooth loss, receding gums, and chronic bad breath. It may also contribute to serious health problems like heart disease, stroke, diabetes, osteoporosis, and respiratory disease. Fortunately, at The Richardson Dentist in Richardson, TX, we can treat these periodontal disease before it gets too severe. Regular dental checkups and good oral hygiene can help combat periodontal disease. Our OralDNA system can detect gum disease in our patients who live near Garland fast. With OralDNA, patients can get the treatment they need quickly and effectively.
Dr. Goad does everything in his power to prevent gum disease and prevent the need for gum disease treatment. However, if you are suffering from gingivitis or a more advanced version of gum disease, Dr. Goad has a gum disease treatment, and the experience that can help you get your oral health back.
At our practice, we also offer periodontal disease treatments near Lake Highlands using LANAP.
LANAP is the leading periodontal disease treatment, and Dr. Goad is proud to offer it at his office. With LANAP patients who are suffering from periodontal disease near Garland can find relief and treatment. LANAP is a simple, and effective process that is more comfortable than other gum disease treatments.
To find out more about periodontal disease, and LANAP or OralDNA, please contact our office with any questions for gum disease treatments near Lake Highlands & Garland. We would be happy to set up an appointment in Richardson TX for a more beautiful smile.
Annual Oral Cancer Screenings
With oral cancer being the sixth deadliest cancer in the world, we take the issue very seriously and encourage our patients to visit us for annual oral cancer screenings. By using the best detection and prevention methods possible, we give patients a better chance at overcoming oral cancer.
Regular screenings are the key to beating oral cancer, and we make the screening process easy at our practice. The process involve a thorough exam of your medical and dental history, a visual examination, and a screening with our advanced technology. If there are any causes for concern, we will help you take the next step to protecting your health.