If you have gum inflammation that has spread to the supporting gum tissue for your teeth, you may have periodontitis.
Root planing is a dental treatment that removes tartar, bacteria and any other cause of inflammation below your gum line. The treatment utilises a non-surgical, deep cleaning method which is necessary if you have active and advanced periodontitis.
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Follow up appointments are also necessary so your dentist check and the health of your gums, and the effectiveness of the root planing treatment.