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Periodontics & Gum Therapy

We offer periodontal services to treat gum disease and to maintain the health of your gums and the supporting structures of your teeth.

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Periodontics, Gloucester Dentist

Next-Level Gum Care

Are you dealing with gum disease or experiencing tooth loss? With the help of periodontics, you can improve your oral health and give yourself a smile you can be proud of!

Periodontics is a branch of dentistry focusing on the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of gum disease. It involves various procedures, such as scaling and root planing, to remove plaque and tartar buildup, reduce inflammation and prevent further damage to the gums.

With periodontal treatment, you can effectively address the underlying causes of gum disease and prevent further complications, such as tooth loss. Additionally, periodontics can also help enhance the aesthetics of your smile by addressing issues like receding gums or gummy smiles. 

Meet Our Periodontist

Dr. Alleyn is Gloucester Dental Centre's resident periodontist. Dr. Alleyn offers a wide range of periodontal treatments at our clinic, including implant placement and gum surgeries.

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Gum Disease Therapy

Periodontal treatment methods depend upon the type and severity of the disease. Our periodontist will work with you to develop a treatment plan that is unique to your needs. 

Following the completion of your periodontal treatment, our specialist will provide you guidance on how to maintain your oral hygiene and prevent gum disease from recurring. This may include changes to your at-home brushing and flossing routine and more frequent professional cleanings throughout the year.

Cosmetic Gum Procedures

Cosmetic gum surgery, or gum contouring, can help reshape uneven gum lines and remove excess tissue. The procedure aims to improve the look of your smile by enhancing symmetry. 

Placing Dental Implants

If you have lost teeth as a result of advanced gum disease, they will need to be replaced. A periodontist can place dental implants beneath the gum line as part of the tooth replacement process. This surgery can provide several oral health benefits once the implant has been placed, the gums have healed, and a tooth replacement has been added. 

New Patients Always Welcome

Looking for a dentist in Gloucester? We're happily accepting new patients at our dental clinic! Contact us to get started today.

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