I don't like to waste time or money seeing doctors. What will happen if I have periodontitis?

Tooth Loss. Periodontal disease is a leading cause of tooth loss in the us. It can also lead to systemic health problems, so early treatment is often the least expensive and most efficient route. Good luck!
- You will go through a period of inflammation in your periodontium prior to the loss of your dentition.
Tooth loss. Periodontitis is a common cause of tooth loss. Dental care and home care of oral care can control it and prevent tooth loss. Please consult your dentist.