Periodontal diseases are infections of the gums, which gradually destroy the support of your natural teeth. There are numerous disease entities requiring different treatment approaches.
Periodontal disease is a serious infection under your gumline. ARESTIN® (minocycline hydrochloride) is an antibiotic that kills the bacteria that causes the infection.
Your initial appointment will consist of a full oral examination and a consultation explaining your diagnosis and treatment options. Occasionally, emergency treatment can be performed the same day as the consultation.
You and Dr. Husein or Dr. Lotfi may determine that you need a tooth extraction for any number of reasons.