If you need a more accessible version of this website, click this button on the right.Switch to Accessible Site

Dr Mendrinos and Dr Bredologos Family and Cosmetic Dentistry | Periodontal (gum) disease in Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach Dental Center

 Family and Cosmetic Dentistry

1917 Laskin Road Ste 106      Virginia Beach, Virginia 23454

(757) 425-2794

   

Periodontal (gum) disease
 

Periodontal (gum) disease is insidious. It is an infection of the gums that starts out as plaque, an opaque film on the teeth that hardens to form tartar. As tartar accumulates, it harbors bacteria that attack the soft tissue around the gums. This is the early stage of gum disease known as Gingivitis. Left untreated, Gingivitis becomes Periodontitis which ultimately destroys the tissue surrounding your teeth AND the bone that holds your teeth in place. Except for bad breath and gums that bleed, there are very few early warning signals. The disease advances silently, often without pain, and before you know it, you are losing your teeth and you don't know why.

Tooth loss is only the most obvious indicator of gum disease. Scientific research has discovered linkage between gum disease and stroke, heart disease, diabetes - even an increased risk for pregnant women. When your gums become diseased, your entire immune system is weakened.

In the past, fear of painful dental surgery has kept people with gum disease from seeking the care they needed. Well, those days are gone forever.

 
 
 
Virginia Beach Dentist | Periodontal (gum) disease. Stelianos Bredologos and Dr. Maria Bredologos Mendrinos is a Virginia Beach Dentist.
Cosmetic Dentistry / Smile Makeover / Teeth Whitening / Take-Home Night Whitening / Porcelain Veneers / Porcelain Dental Crowns / Tooth-Colored Fillings / Dental Implants / Dental Bonding / Dental Inlay / Onlay /Invisalign® / Family & General Dentistry / Dental Crowns / Dental Bridges / Root Canals / Dental Implants / Dental Sealants / Orthodontics / Testimonials / Photo Gallery / Female Dentist / Friendly Staff / Intra Oral Camera/ Neuromuscular / Technology / Advanced Imaging / Digital X-Rays / Sleep Apnea Appliances/ Bonding / Night Guard / Our Office / Location And Map / Payment Options

Virginia Beach Va  Dentist.Cosmetic Dentist, Family Dentist, General Dentist, Teeth Whitening, Implant Dentists, Female Dentist, Invisalign®, Crowns to the following serving the Virginia Beach Va, Hilltop, First Colonial, Laskin, Great Neck, London Bridge, Oceanfront, Bay Colony, Shawdowlawn, Linkhorn, Alanton, Kings Grant  and Lynnhaven Areas of  Virginia Beach , Virginia

Dentist in the zip codes of  Virginia Beach, Virginia  23451, 23452 ,23453,23454,23455, And 23456