Periodontics

This branch deals with the health of our gums & its related problems

Nearly 3 out of every 4 people will get some form gum diseases sometime in their lives and if it goes untreated, it can lead to periodontitis or even tooth loss.

Gum Diseases can be classified as Merely gum problems, merely plaque deposits, or combination of both. Merely plaque deposits problems are commonly seen as problems over the teeth, which directly hamper the gum(gingiva). These can be just plaque, tartar, stains over teeth, or any other kind of accumulations over the teeth.

Periodontics

This branch deals with the health of our gums & its related problems

Nearly 3 out of every 4 people will get some form gum disease sometime in their lives and if it goes untreated, it can lead to periodontitis or even tooth loss.

Gum Diseases can be classified as Merely gum problems, merely plaque deposits, or combination of both. Merely plaque deposits problems are commonly seen as problems over the teeth, which directly hamper the gum(gingiva). These can be just plaque, tartar, stains over teeth, or any other kind of accumulations over the teeth.

Basic problems are seen due to

  • improper brushing
  • chewing tobacco, paan, paan masalas
  • excessive tea, coffees
  • mouth breathing
  • any other medical problems.

PYORRHOEA: Pyorrhoea, commonly referred as “payria” by people is the major problem faced by them. Its swelling of the gums & pus formation. It occurs due to plaque hardens it calcifies and gets accumulated around the gums, which pulls away the gums from the teeth, leading to pocket format, pus formation and bleeding gums and will result into losing of the teeth.

SYMPTOMS

  • redness of gums
  • bleeding while brushing
  • bad breath
  • gingival recession
  • loose mobile teeth.

REASONS

  • poor oral hygiene
  • poor nutrition
  • smoking
  • stress
  • medical problems
  • many syndromes
  • pregnancy

TREATMENT

  • Removal of calculus, plaque
  • Scaling and Root planning
  • Oral antibiotics
  • Periodontal surgeries
  • Laser assisted periodontal theraphy.

PREVENTION

  • good oral care
  • brush twice daily
  • clean between your teeth
  • balanced diet
  • regular dental check-ups.

Basic problems are seen due to

  • improper brushing
  • chewing tobacco, paan, paan masalas
  • excessive tea, coffees
  • mouth breathing
  • any other medical problems.

PYORRHOEA: Pyorrhoea, commonly referred as “payria” by people is the major problem faced by them. Its swelling of the gums & pus formation. It occurs due to plaque hardens it calcifies and gets accumulated around the gums, which pulls away the gums from the teeth, leading to pocket format, pus formation and bleeding gums and will result into losing of the teeth.

SYMPTOMS

  • redness of gums
  • bleeding while brushing
  • bad breath
  • gingival recession
  • loose mobile teeth.

REASONS

  • poor oral hygiene
  • poor nutrition
  • smoking
  • stress
  • medical problems
  • many syndromes
  • pregnancy

TREATMENT

  • Removal of calculus plaque
  • Scaling and Root planning
  • Oral antibiotics
  • Periodontal surgeries
  • Laser assisted periodontal theraphy.

PREVENTION

  • good oral care
  • brush twice daily
  • clean between your teeth
  • balanced diet
  • regular dental check-ups.