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Periodontal Health

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The chances of one being cured of periodontal disease and having its effects reversed ultimately depend on what stage the disease is currently in.  At Ford Dental Group, periodontal health is one of our priorities.If it still is in its early stages, following a more thorough oral hygiene routine and visiting our dentist more often for professional cleanings can help cure gum disease and …

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Microscopic Evaluation

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At each cleaning, we examine a plaque sample to determine the quantity and quality of oral bacteria to help determine your risk for periodontal disease. The risk factors include the probe scores, the radiographic findings, and the presence of inflammation as well as your present medical situation. If you would like to learn more, give us a call at (714) 409-6161 or schedule an …

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How is Gum Disease Treated?

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Approximately, 64.7 million people suffer from some form of gum disease, also known as periodontal disease. Gum disease is an inflammation of gums brought upon by the buildup of bacterial plaque and tartar. Although it has a wide range of oral health repercussions for your mouth, what is worse is that it also negatively affects your overall health.At Ford Dental …