Arlen Vartanian, DDS
Dentist in Alhambra, CA

What treatments are available for gum disease?

The appropriate treatment for your gum disease will vary depending on how far your disease has progressed and any contributing factors such as hygiene and other health conditions. Some of the treatments recommended for gum disease include:

  • An increased dedication to excellent oral hygiene
  • Antimicrobial rinses and other products
  • An antibiotic medication that is placed in the gum pockets
  • Deep cleaning (scaling and root planing)
  • Laser therapy
  • Gum surgery

We will discuss your situation with you and recommend the treatment that we believe will be the most appropriate for your unique needs.

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Dear Patients: To abide by Governor Newsom’s recent Declaration of a State of Emergency and the current recommendations provided by the California Dental Association, our office is currently ONLY treating emergency/life-threatening dental cases until further notice. Dr. Vartanian is available and on-call in the event of a dental emergency or to answer any questions you may have in regards to your dental needs. Should you require urgent dental care, please call our office as you normally would and Dr. Vartanian or one of our team members will contact you. Thank you for your patience and continued support!