What is periodontics?

It is a dental specialty that focuses on conditions and diseases of the tooth support issues like the gums, the ligament and the bone.

Treatments Included in Periodontics

  • Diagnosis.
  • Periodontal surgery.
  • Crown lengthening.
  • Grafts.
  • Brushing and flossing technique.

Benefits of Periodontics

  • Dental health free of bacteria.
  • It prevents and/or corrects gum diseases.
  • It prevents gums swelling known as “gingivitis.”
  • It decreases the risk of removing a tooth due to bone loss.

Before and after inflamed gums - Sakar Dental

Frequently Asked Questions

What does the treatment consist of?

The treatment consists of taking care of gums, bones, and ligaments to control their inflammation and bleeding. This way, we ensure that the bone and other supporting structures are healthy, in the case of lack of treatment, the medium-term result is tooth loss.

Once the periodontal treatment is finished, there must be a maintenance phase every 3 months.

What are the symptoms of periodontal disease?

  • Red and bleeding gums.
  • Bad breath.
  • Loose tooth.
  • Unpleasant taste in the mouth.
  • Tooth loss.

How long does the procedure take?

The duration of the treatment depends on the advanced state of the disease. Nonetheless, the average time is 4 appointments over the course of a month, visiting the specialist once a week.


  • With our patients’ approval, we use conscious sedation so they don’t lose consciousness and remain reactive without any inconvenience.
  • We monitor the periodontal patient every 3 months.
  • Our specialist is certified by the Mexican Council of Periodontics A.C.

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