If gum disease has affected your smile, you are not alone – millions of people suffer with this condition worldwide. However, there are ways to repair the damage and maintain a healthy smile through procedures known as periodontics. At Brewer Family Dentistry, we are dedicating to improving your oral health from every aspect, and offer comprehensive periodontal services to rebuild, maintain and preserve your smile.
As Modesto’s premier dental practice, Brewer Family Dentistry is known for providing attentive, compassionate, comfortable care to each and every patient. Whether your periodontal needs include gum disease treatment, gum graft procedures, tooth replacement with dental implants or anything in between, we have the services you need to fully restore your smile and oral health.
When excessive gum tissue threatens the health and appearance of your smile, our gentle dental laser becomes the instrument of choice. A gingivectomy performed at the hands of our experts comfortably eliminates diseased or overgrown gum tissue, creating a smile line beautifully framing the teeth for a healthy tooth-to-gum balance. Laser gingivectomies encourage expedited healing and completely avoid the need for incisions or sutures to improve gum health and appearance.
Gum recession is an unfortunate consequence of periodontal disease, parafunctional habits and other factors affecting the oral environment. Receding gums not only look unattractive, they also leave the roots of the teeth exposed to harmful bacteria, chemical erosion and mechanical damage. Gum graft procedures from Brewer Family Dentistry replace lost gum tissue, restoring the gum line to a healthier level. Our gum graft techniques include: