- Prophylaxis, Therapy, Periodontology
- Periodontal Surgery( open scaling and root planing)
Periodontal Surgery( open scaling and root planing)
When you have very deep pockets which do not resolve(shrink, stop bleeding) after closed Scaling and Root planning it means that there is an irritant which is inaccessible by this method. In order to stop periodontal disease we need to elevate your gums and clean all root surfaces and bone under direct visual observation. It is done under local anaesthetic.