If you experience there is an excessive amount of tartar and plaque and bleeding of your gingival tissue, you may benefit from more frequent cleanings. If examination reveals bone loss and gingival recession, a deeper cleaning is required to eliminate the plaque and tartar below the gum line.
Some symptoms of periodontal disease are:
- Bad breath that you can’t get rid of
- Swollen red gums
- Tender or bleeding gums
- Loose and/or shifting teeth
If you have periodontal disease, herbal remedies may be offered to promote natural healing after the cleanings are performed.