Serving Tri-County and surrounding areas
308 South Washington Street Jerseyville, IL 62052-1672
Periodontal disease is characterized by red, swollen, and bleeding gums. It is a bacterial infection affecting the gums and bones around your teeth. Periodontal disease is an inflammation of the gums that can lead to loss of the bone that supports the teeth. If not treated, gum infection can spread through your body. Periodontal disease may be related to other health problems, such as diabetes and heart disease.
If periodontal disease is detected early, Dr. John Houseman and his team members can reduce some of the damage with non-surgical treatments. Don't wait until it hurts, it is possible to have periodontal disease without pain or other obvious symptoms. Call us today for emergency services.
If you've been diagnosed with gum disease, we provide the best treatment which includes deep cleaning to get rid of the infection and preserve your teeth and gum. You don't have to battle gum disease alone.
Regular examinations are important to keep track of the status of your gum disease. You can depend on us to provide the gentlest care for periodontal problems.