Gum disease remains one of the most common oral health problems in the United States. The CDC has reported that more than half of adults 30 and older have some type of gum infection, and most people will develop periodontal disease during their lives.
Scaling and root planing is often the first step in treating this problem. It’s something we do regularly at our Huntsville, AL office. Learn more about the process in the video by the American Dental Association.