Periodontal disease - Information, specialists, frequent questions.

Alternative names: Periodontitis

Experts in periodontal disease

Find an expert in Periodontal disease in your city:
Julian Bone

Julian Bone

Dentist

Maidstone

Tim Doyle

Tim Doyle

Dentist

Bournemouth

Andrew Michael Hopkins

Andrew Michael Hopkins

Dentist

East Grinstead

Richard Lilleker

Richard Lilleker

Dentist

Basingstoke

Jonathan F Tan

Jonathan F Tan

Dentist, Radiologist

Chelsea

Tejas Trivedi

Tejas Trivedi

Dentist

Rajkot

Questions about Periodontal disease

Our experts have answered 5 questions about Periodontal disease

Dr. Richard Lilleker
Dr. Richard Lilleker
Dentist
Basingstoke
Periodontal disease is the process of irreversible damage to bone and gum around teeth.

Periodontitis is inflammation of the periodontal membrane, a layer around the tooth anchoring…
2 answers

Dr. Richard Lilleker
Dr. Richard Lilleker
Dentist
Basingstoke
No. Periodontal, or gum disease, has nothing to do with age. The only relevance to age is the fact that gum disease gets progressively worse with time. As it usually takes a few decades for…
1 answers

Dr. Richard Lilleker
Dr. Richard Lilleker
Dentist
Basingstoke
Periodontal (gum) disease is rarely painful until the advanced stages. At this point periodontal abscesses, loose teeth and inflamed gums can be very painful. As the disease causes irreversible…
1 answers

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