Dr. Fred Alger offers numerous options for periodontal treatment, including non-surgical and surgical options. He can help patients with various types and stages of gum disease restore their oral health which leads to better overall health.

If you have been diagnosed with periodontal disease it’s important to be seen by a periodontist. If left untreated without proper intervention, periodontal disease can progress quickly and can lead to bleeding gums, receding gums and even tooth and bone loss.

Reclaim a Healthy Smile

When it comes to treating gum disease, Dr. Alger is highly recommended by patients and referring dentists alike. Periodontal treatment is one of our office’s specialties, and many general dentists refer their patients to us for this type of dental care.

Dr. Alger and his team use advanced dental technology to follow the highest standards in diagnosing and treating gum disease. Overall, our goal is to help our patients restore their smiles and health.

I Have Gum Disease! What Now?

A diagnosis of periodontal disease, no matter how minimal or advanced, can be very intimidating. If you’re facing gum disease, rest assured that Dr. Alger cares and has the expertise required to find a solution that is best for you.

Many options are available to get your smile back to health. Dr. Alger’s comprehensive and compassionate approach will identify the correct solution to help you manage your gum disease diagnosis. He can provide the relevant treatment to bring your mouth back to an optimal state of health and help you start fresh with your oral health.

Periodontal Treatment Options in Columbus

We offer our patients non-surgical and surgical treatment options, creating a custom care plan to fit their needs. Our non-surgical periodontal treatment includes scaling and root planing, perioscopy alternatives and periodontal therapy. We also have different types of surgical procedures to solve more extensive gum disease and the problems associated with it, such as bone loss.

After a thorough exam, Dr. Alger determines the best options for you. He can explain your procedure in detail to make sure you understand how it works and that you feel comfortable with it.

You can expect the following from Dr. Alger:

  • A careful examination and review of your dental health
  • Additional testing, if necessary, to identify the full extent of your condition
  • A review of findings and discussion of your treatment options
  • A priority placed on non-surgical treatment first, if at all possible
  • Combining non-surgical and surgical approaches to help you get back to health quickly
  • Proven surgery techniques and procedures to ensure the best possible results, when necessary

Take the First Step Toward a Healthy Mouth

Periodontal treatment stops the progression of gum disease and gets your health back on track. You deserve an individualized treatment plan to achieve your oral health goals. Working with you, Dr. Alger will co-plan your periodontal treatment so that you will know exactly what to expect each step of the way. Call today to schedule an appointment with Dr. Alger and his respected team.