Periodontist NYC Dr Rahmani is a nationally recognized as America’s Top Periodontist, one of the best periodontal disease specialists in the region. He is an award winning dentistry expert and contributor to a prominent media outlets. Dr. Rahmani provides a full range of periodontal procedures to treat all the forms of periodontal gum disease.
Our state of the art facility equipped with the most advanced perio equipment available in USA including latest lasers & high precision microscopes. We work with top dental labs in NYC and use only highest quality dental components available on the market today.
Periodontal Gum Disease: What is it?
Periodontal disease is advanced gum disease and is caused by bacteria being allowed to build up on your teeth and gums without being removed through regular brushing and flossing.
These bacteria will gradually harden into a substance called calculus that is extremely hard, and which will irritate the delicate gum tissue, prompting the body to fight back. This results in the gums becoming inflamed.
Inflammation is very destructive and will gradually eat away at the gums, as well as the ligaments attached to your teeth that help to hold them in their sockets, and even the bony sockets surrounding your teeth.
Periodontal Gum Disease Is a Serious Condition
It is a particularly serious condition that has also been linked to many other systemic diseases which include cardiovascular disease and diabetes gum disease.
Advanced periodontal disease can be a chronic condition, meaning it is not curable but we can control it.
Periodontal Gum Disease Prevention
The best way to prevent periodontal disease is to follow a good oral hygiene program that is practiced consistently for every day of your life.
This means brushing your teeth at least twice a day, preferably first thing in the morning and just before going to bed, and flossing once a day. It’s generally best to floss last thing at night as your mouth tends to produce less saliva to wash away excess bacteria that cause periodontal disease.
Going to bed with a clean mouth reduces your risk of developing Periodontal Gum Disease condition.
Thoroughly brushing and flossing your teeth should only take between three and five minutes to complete, and everybody should be able to spare this time.
It is important to use the correct techniques when brushing and flossing, and if you are ever unsure then please ask us for a practical demonstration that will enable you to make the most of every single second spent looking after your teeth and gums.
Regular Dental Checkups and Professional Cleanings in Midtown Manhattan, NYC Center
It’s also important to have regular dental checkups and professional dental cleanings.
If your teeth and gums are healthy then appointments are usually every six months, but if you have any risk factors that increase your chances of developing periodontal disease, or if you are currently undergoing treatment to control this condition, you may be asked to come to our Periodontics and Implant Surgery Center more frequently.
It’s well worth doing so as spending a little time in our dental office will help reduce your risk and could ultimately save your teeth.
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Do you have questions about Periodontal Gum Disease prevention or Treatment in NYC? Would like to schedule an appointment with the best periodontist in NYC Dr. Rahmani of Contemporary Periodontics & Implant Surgery, please contact our office in Midtown NYC for Periodontal Disease consultation.