At Delisle Dental Group, conveniently located at Yonge and St. Clair in midtown Toronto, our Periodontist will help you maintain optimal gum health and prevent periodontitis and gingivitis.
The health of your teeth goes hand-in-hand with the health of your gums! Take advantage of our comprehensive range of periodontal treatment options to keep your gums and other supporting structures healthy.
Arestin is a proven antibiotic that supports scaling and root planing for gum disease treatment. It is a tasteless formula – available in a powder form- that defends against disease and heals deep inside your periodontal (gum/bone) pockets.
We offer sinus lifting procedures by assuring the success of your dental implant treatment. Loss of bone in the back areas of your upper jaw affects the placement of your dental implant.
The procedure causes minimal discomfort, and proper after-care will help ensure that your upcoming dental implant treatment is successful.
Dental plaque builds up on your teeth and descends below your gum line. Removing the plaque buildup can cause your tooth/teeth to have a jagged feel and appearance.
Root planing smoothes the tooth root and helps the gums heal. A smooth, healthy tooth root enables the gums to reattach and prevents more dental plaque from forming on the root.
Treat gum recession and protect your sensitive tooth root from exposure to bacteria and periodontal disease. With gum grafting procedure, we use your own gum tissue to cover the margins, protect your underlying bone, and guard against infection and bone loss.
Osseous Recontouring eliminates advanced gum disease.
This procedure accesses the deeper, diseased tooth root and bone areas and removes the threat of infection from bacteria.
Guided Bone Regeneration involves sealing the bond between your tooth and gum tissue.
This procedure prevents food debris and bacteria from building up in the space between your tooth and gums and restores health to diseased gum tissue.
Increase your potential for dental implant or dental appliance treatment.
Bone grafting increases the mass of your available jaw bone allowing placement of a dental implant and to improve any bone deterioration.
The bone used for grafting typically comes from one of three sources – your own body, a cadaver, or from cow bone. If your bone is used, it will be obtained from other areas in your mouth or body.
With cosmetic periodontal surgery, improve the appearance of your gum line.
We will help with the removal of excess gum tissue reveals more of your natural tooth and restores health to your gum line and teeth.
After your periodontal treatment, you should avoid any contact with the area of your gums you've had treated. Specifically, this means you should wait approximately 12 hours to brush your teeth post-treatment, and 7-10 days before flossing or cleaning between your treated teeth.
You should also avoid eating foods that are hard or sticky (popcorn, caramel, etc.) for 1 week post-treatment., and be sure to maintain a routine of follow-up appointments with your periodontist for check-ups.