What Is Periodontal Disease?

In this video, Dr. Amelia Aristodemo discusses how periodontal disease can lead to tooth loss, as well as the importance of early detection.

What is periodontal disease? Commonly referred to as gum disease, it is a severe bacterial infection that targets the gums and the surrounding tissues. Without proper treatment, this condition can lead to bone deterioration and result in loosening teeth.

One of the deceptive aspects of gum disease is its lack of pain, making it difficult to detect without professional help. This is why regular dental check-ups are essential for early detection. We encourage you to contact us for a comprehensive exam to assess the health of your gums and learn about our laser dentistry options.

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Meet Dr. Amelia Aristodemo

Dr. Amelia Aristodemo earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from Loyola University at Chicago in 1992 and her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from The University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry in 1997. She provides all your basic dental care needs plus offers Orthodontics, lnvisalign, Dental Implants, Opalescence Teeth Whitening and Laser Dentistry.

Dr. Aristodemo believes excellence in dentistry begins with a careful co-diagnosis and treatment plan. Communication and long-term relationships are important to her. Let her know what is on your mind and ask questions.

She will help you realize an investment in yourself pays dividends for a lifetime. She is a caring, skilled professional, dedicated to the belief that preventative care and education are the keys to optimal dental health.

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