Periodontitis is one of the main reasons for tooth loss. It is caused by a bacterial infection of the dental hold apparatus. Symptoms are gum bleeding, gingival recession, loosening of teeth and halitosis.
The treatment includes special cleaning of the teeth, the roots of the teeth and the gingival sulcus.It reduces harmful bacteria and eliminates the infection. This increases the stability of the teeth and further degradation of the bone is prevented.