Our dentist offers periodontal maintenance in Victorville, California, to help you keep your mouth free from gum disease after you have completed treatment. Periodontal maintenance is extremely important in managing gum disease and preventing it from causing further damage, and we encourage you to continue to visit our office on the schedule we have designed so that we can help you keep your mouth healthy. Call Victorville Family Dentistry today at 760-245-7800 to make an appointment with Dr. Shaileshkumar Bhatt and learn more about the benefits of periodontal maintenance.
After you have completed your periodontal treatment, our dentist will design a schedule of regular visits for you to receive periodontal maintenance. These visit usually occur at three-month intervals. During your appointment, we will thoroughly clean your mouth to remove bacteria, plaque and tartar that may lead to periodontal disease returning to your mouth. More frequent visits may be recommended if necessary.
Gum disease is an infectious and degenerative condition and can result in gum recession, tooth loss and bone loss if not treated. We strongly encourage you to keep all your dental appointments, both for regular exams and for periodontal maintenance, in order to minimize your risk of gum disease and related problems.
For more information and to make an appointment with our dentist, contact our office today.