Get Gum Restoration &
Periodontal Disease In
Santa Monica, CA
Ouch! What was that? That sudden pain in your mouth may be an
indication of gum disease! If you've noticed your gums looking redder
than usual, then you should immediately see an inflammation dentist.
Periodontics is a dental specialty
focused on the inflammation of
the gums and other supporting
structures around the teeth.
According to recent research, more adults and children are
experiencing pain in the gums due to poor hygiene and unhealthy
Aware of this, Dr. Graham has
updated her services to include
the latest research in
The practice now offers prevention, diagnosis, and
treatment of periodontal disease.
This includes laser gum
treatments, pocket irrigation,
gum recontouring, and oral
biopsies, to name a few.
New data shows that periodontal disease, otherwise known as
gum disease, is an infection caused by bacteria in plaque.
When plaque builds up on the teeth,
the bacteria irritate and inflame the
gum tissues. If not treated early, it can
develop into gingivitis, or worse, gum
If you are experiencing red, tender, bleeding and swollen
gums, you are recommended to visit an inflammation
Dr. Graham clarifies that while
gingivitis can be reversed,
periodontitis generally requires
more involved, frequent
To learn more about the periodontal services, please set your
appointment by calling 310-742-6088.
Dr. Graham offers other dental
services, including general and
Learn more at https://www.hawthornedentalpractice.com