Periodontitis| Pyorrhea | Periodontal Gingivitis - Frequently Asked Questions

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Written by Avinash Ramani, M.S. (Biotechnology)  | Medically Reviewed by dr. simi paknikar, MD on Feb 22, 2014
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Frequently Asked Questions

1. Whatis Periodontitis?

Periodontitis is a progressive damage of the ligaments, tissues and bones that surround and support the teeth.It occurs due to poor oral hygiene, untreated gingivitis and other chronic dental infection that causes inflammation of the gums.

2. Whatis Gingivitis?

Gingivitis is the inflammation of“gingiva” or the gums. It is caused by infection in the tooth cavities.

3. Whatis Tartar?

Tartar is hardened, calculi-type infection caused by plaque accumulation.

4. Whatis a plaque?

Plaque is the sticky substance produced by bacteria, mucus and other particles in the mouth.

5. Who is a Periodontist?

Periodontist is a dentist who has specialized in thediseases and treatment of periodontium.

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OralMax Gum Disease Treatment can help you with bleeding gums, inflammation, sensitivity and dental mobility.
Can help stop bone loss and reduce the dental mobility from grade 2 to grade 0 (Miller's Classification).

All this thanks to the tannin acids (astringent) naturally obtained from different quercus species evaluated and recognized as an effective substance against bleeding gums, inflammation and dental mobility in diabetic and non-diabetic patients.

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