Gum Disease Treatment & Services in Melbourne

Periodontics

Periodontal gum disease is a bacterial infection that impacts your gums by making them easily bleed or swell up, leading to bad breath. At Dental on Clarendon, we have a team of Melbourne periodontal dentists that can determine if you require periodontal disease treatment.

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If you think you’re developing gum disease and live in Melbourne, our periodontal dentists can provide you with effective gum disease treatment. Submit an enquiry through our contact page or call us on (03) 9690 3285 for more information on our treatments.

Note: Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should seek a second opinion from an appropriately qualified health practitioner.

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Commonly Asked Questions

What Causes Gum Disease?
  • Poor oral hygiene
  • Hormonal changes that affect the mouth
  • Illnesses that can lead to gum disease
  • Tobacco
  • Certain medications
  • And other factors
Symptoms of Gum Diseases
  • Swollen or tender gums
  • Your gums bleed after you brush or floss
  • You feel pain when you bite into hard or crunchy foods
  • The colour of your gums has become darker
  • Pus appears between your teeth and gums
  • Constant bad breath
  • Loose permanent teeth
  • Changes in your bite
How Often Should I Have a Dentist Appointment After Undergoing Gum Disease Treatment?

You should visit your dentist every six months. However, you may need to come in more regularly if your dentist feels it is necessary.

How Much Does Gum Disease Treatment Cost?

The total gum disease treatment cost will depend on certain factors that our periodontal dentist will discuss with you, such as:

  • The number of teeth affected
  • The severity of your condition
  • Your response to the periodontal disease treatment
  • Any gum surgery that is required
Urgent update for all our patients

As you are aware, the coronavirus is having a devastating impact on the health and wellbeing of people across the globe

Effective Immediately

Dental on Clarendon will be closed until further notice. As directed by the Australian Dental Association (ADA), dentists can only restrict treatment to urgent or emergency care only.

The ADA defines this as:

  • Severe toothache pain (on a pain scale of 1 to 10, a 5 or more that has lasted more than 24 hours)
  • New or recent swelling of your gums or face (within the past three to seven days)
  • Bleeding in your mouth that does not stop following tooth extraction or gum surgery
  • Tooth infection
  • Recent trauma, such as a broken tooth causing pain

If you are a current patient at Dental On Clarendon please call us on 96903285 and we will attend to your call as soon as possible.

We thank our loyal patients for their understanding during this difficult time, and we will be in contact with you upon our re-opening.

Wishing everyone the best of health – stay safe! The team at Dental On Clarendon