Gum treatment is the treatment of active gum and jaw bone disease. Gum disease treatment can slow or stop the progression of gum disease. Since there are different stages of gum disease, there are different levels of treatment. In some cases, the patient may be referred to a specialist.
Scaling and polishing : If you have red – swollen – tender gum, bleed when brushing, bad breath, loose teeth, may indicate the presence of inflammation in your gum. Once inflammation due to plaque and calculus build up at underneath the gum line has begun destroy the supporting gum and bones around teeth, brushing or flossing will not be enough to stop the inflammation. You need your dentist to help to remove it. The process for removing calculus is called scaling. Removal of stain will also be done.