Periodontology

We are pleased to announce that Rajan Nansi has joined our team at Holywell House and will be offering Periodontal therapy appointments. All perio treatment will be on a private basis.

He is able to offer treatment for the following fees:

  • Assessment £170 (includes Xrays)
  • Non Surgical Treatment – From £300.00
  • Surgical Treatment – prices start from £500 and an individual quote will be provided after your assessment appointment.
  • Review Appointment – £120.00

If you require any further details please contact one of our receptionists by phone/email. 

We have achieved the British Dental Association ‘Good Practice’ at all three sites.  Our Hinckley practice is now a Silver Member of the BDA Good Practice Scheme which means the practice has just celebrated 7 years of continuous membership.  We are dedicated to providing the highest level of care for our patients, and are fortunate to have a fantastic support staff.  All of our staff are committed to their continuing professional development, with staff members regularly attending courses on new and developing techniques.

 

What is Periodontal disease?

Periodontal disease affects the bone that support the teeth. Signs are not always obvious as the disease can progress painlessly, sometimes bleeding gums, loose, moving or gaps developing between teeth or bad breath are warning signs.

If you have concerns Rajan would be happy to offer you a periodontal consultation.

This consultation appointment involves a detailed examination of the gums, x-rays if necessary and a lifestyle investigation to highlight risk factors. Treatments are tailored to each persons needs, and usually involves a course of non-surgical therapy. This is intensive cleaning under the gums into the pockets (gaps between the teeth and gums), with local anaesthetic to provide a clean toothsurface that is infection free and allow the gums to re-heal. With more advanced disease micro-surgery is sometimes required, this is very delicate surgery where the gum is gently lifted to allow access to the root surfaces, and if appropriate regeneration products can be used to restore lost bone.

 

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