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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Forever: Bone loss from periodontitis is permanent... the bone doesn't grow back. If suffering from this issue, have yourself treated by a periodontist, arrest ... Read More

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Dr. Howard Fraiman
32 years experience Prosthodontics
The : The first line of defense is usually dental hygiene at home and in the office. This includes regular brushing and flossing and regular visits to the ... Read More
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
From : From your description, it sounds like your son may have juvenile periodontitis. Google the term and you will find many articles about the condition. ... Read More
Dr. Gregory LaMorte
42 years experience Periodontics
Your : Your son needs periodontal treatment. For this type of condition, antibiotics may be needed. Dental cleanings alone will probably not be nearly enou ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Pope
45 years experience Dentistry
Every stage: The loss will be mostly immeasurable. but over time, even mild chronic gingivitis will cause bone loss. Chronic inflammation is not a good thing for m ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Always : By definition periodontitis is bacterial infections that destroy the fibers and supporting bone that hold the teeth in the mouth. Periodontitis is us ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
42 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Yes: A thorough clinical dental examination with the appropriate x-rays is the first step. Depending on the severity of the periodontal problem, whether i ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
Periodontist: Periodontists have all sorts of surgical techniques to treat patients with periodontal disease and accompanying bone loss. Consult one who can go over ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Kimble
22 years experience Dentistry
Professional care: If the teeth and roots of the teeth are kept clean you won't have any more bone loss. That means increased frequency of professional care and improve ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
42 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Regular dental care: A team approach with regularly scheduled dental care with the appropriate therapy along with an adequate home maintenance program can help prevent fut ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
LANAP Case selection: LANAP protocol results are much more predictable in terms of bone regeneration and tissue attachment. Laser treatment is a great option for many perio ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
No and No: ... to your questions. But a sonicare toothbrush is not therapy for periodontitis. If you are truly 29 and have periodontitis, you need to be evaluate ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. steven Present
43 years experience Dentistry
Yes: If not properly treated gingival inflammation (gingivitis) can progress to periodontitis (bone loss).
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