Indians are largely prone to tooth decay, periodontal disease, and oral cancer with 75,000 to 80,000 affected every year. This includes a substantial chunk of the population including children, adults and elderly. It is at this stage, we have upgraded our dental infrastructure at Chavan Hospital making it accessible to the population in and around South Hyderabad.
A periodontist is a dentist specialized in treatment , identification and prevention of periodontal diseases. Periodontal diseases also known as gum diseases. Periodontal diseases and conditions impact the supporting bones and gums that keep the teeth healthy and in place .We assure you a cure.
Some of the symptoms include bad breath , toothache, bright red gums, receding gums, swollen gums, tender gums, pink tinged toothbrush after brushing, spitting out blood when brushing ,easily bleeding gums, puffy gums, painful chewing, loose teeth, or gums pulling away from teeth, Lose of teeth due to variety of reasons. Then you need to consult a periodontist.
If you think you brush your teeth well and feel safe, then think again. When food debris in your teeth interacts with bacteria, it can lead to periodontitis. Over a period, bacteria in the plaque will abet the process of teeth inflammation, loosening teeth and finally loss of tooth. India has more tobacco consumers who are prone to oral cancer, Leukoplakia, a pre-cancerous lesions affect bone and gum tissues of around our teeth. Then comes chronic Periodontitis prevailing among children and adolescents. Aggressive Periodontitis due to microbial deposits in the teeth and its subsequent loss . Apart from this, other factors like smoking, severe osteopenia, diabetes and genetics make one affected by periodontium.
We diagnose Periodontium with the help of dental x-rays after reviewing the medical history of the patient. We take a dental probe beside the tooth beneath the gumline to check the pocket depth in the mouth. Taking dental X-rays to gauge the bone loss in the tooth areas help us suggest the right treatment. Our team is specialized in periodontal flap surgeries for treatment of gum diseases ,also splinting of mobile teeth to support them and sinus lift procedures are been carried out in our hospital.
Our periodontists help you remove the dental debris with the help of ultrasonic technology. Some cases require minor oral surgery to graft tissues around the teeth to improve the appearance of the teeth. Our specialised treatments include soft tissue grafts, bone grafting, flap surgery, tissue generation, tissue stimulation etc . We also give guidance on using a toothbrush, frequency in brushing, flossing, using a mouth rinse, getting regular dental cleanings etc. Flossing is a technique that gets rid of bacteria, plaque, and food around the teeth thereby reducing the likelihood of tooth decay and gum disease. Other treatments include correcting the teeth size. In dental terminology, it is crown lengthening, a minor surgery done by making the affected sitting on a dental chai.
Our expert team is specialist in dealing with lose of tooth due to various reasons with the most advanced implant placement technology that comprise basic implant placement to the most advanced implantology that include basal implants, zygomatic implants, ptyrogoid implants are some to name.