Gingivitis/Gum Disease Treatment in Philadelphia, PA

Gum disease treatment in Philadelphia is diagnosed to prevent and treat a variety of diseases affecting the gums. Also known as gum disease, periodontal disease involves bacterial growth (a colorless film called “plaque”) that gradually destroys the tissue surrounding the teeth. If plaque is not removed, it builds up on the teeth and ultimately irritates the gums and causes bleeding and receding gums. If left untreated, bone and surrounding tissue will decay, resulting in loose teeth, or worse, tooth loss. More than 75 percent of Americans over the age 35 have some form of gum disease.

Our skilled doctors in Philadelphia will help you maintain healthy gums through the detection and treatment of diseases like periodontitis and gingivitis (i.e. inflammation, swelling, and bleeding of the gums). By detecting and treating gum disease in its earliest stages, we can help you avoid the chronic bacterial infections that can lead to tooth loss and other serious complications. You can also avoid the “long in the tooth” look of premature aging due to receding gums.

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Patient Reviews
Staff was very friendly and they were able to save me time by fitting me in for a cleaning in addition to my x-rays on the same day. Dr. Minetola […]
Ronald H.
excellent service!!!!
Antonia N.
My experience was great. Staff was great, no issue or problems. I actually look forward to my dental appointments.
Richard C.
Natalie at springfield office is great! thorough, gentle and caring.
Edwin J.
Thanks for your proffesionalism Dr In and the whole staff.
Robert C.
Very friendly and efficient staff.
Michael S.
They do great work very happy and I would recommend everyone to go there.
Elwood C.
Saw me immediately for dental emergency
James K.
Staff is the BEST! I also love the fact that it's an all female staff.
Crystal S.
As always, a great experience! Going to the dentist is usually not described in so many words, but the staff at Gentle Dental Haverford make you feel […]
Melissa B.
I was very pleased with the service and treatment.
John H.
I had a great visit. Everyone is so professional and my cleaning was great. I can't wait until my next visit!
Megan R.
Everyone is always so friendly and caring! To say the staff go above and beyond is an understatement!
Sarah W.
Excellent care, especially for an emergency visit.
Theresa M.
The women in that office were amazing!! They are all professional and very friendly. I would highly recommend them to anyone.
Marc H.
Thorough, accurate, enjoying their work. Calm and unhurried.
Jessica Y.
i had been up all night with this bad pain so i got up and went down to GentalDental no appt. I walked in explained my problem and was told i could […]
Richard W.
Staff very friendly, good timing,no long waits
Mildred T.
Great place and people
Angela H.
Everything was swift and organized. Was in and out and the staff was great.
Michael P.
The whole staff was very professional and caring.
Alisha W.
I had a question of an item Dr Finkleman had done to my mouth. I returned and he explained again and things are perfect.
Audrey R.
Great service. Very welcoming and warm people. I was scared to death. I hate the dentist and they made it not so scary.
Erica C.
Everyone there in the Springfield, PA practice takes the time to explain every procedure, every step, and all are very pleasant and make you feel […]
Nancy H.
Short wait, courteous personnel, and speedy procedures. Both Hygienist and DD were very responsive to my concerns. It might help if the procedures […]
Livio A.
Pleasant and knowledgeable staff. Only thing that is bad is that lot can sometimes be really filled with cars
William M.
Very friendly, would definitely return.
Shikina M.
Pleased with visit and great staff
Yvette C.
Very patient freindy environment, always ask you are you OK? while servicing your teeth:-)
Mildred T.
The best dental care I've ever received.
Robert G.
dental hygienist was great. i believe name is erin. put me at ease enough to get the job done..and that is not an easy thing to do...
Barbara P.
Everything I went there for turned out fine.
Janet K.
Dr. Wendy and her assistant were amazing. I was very nervous about the procedure, and they made me feel comfortable and relaxed.
Allison F.
My experience here has been great! The staff is very professional & courteous.
Renae M.
great fast service and nice people.
Christopher K.
The office was clean and the staff was friendly and professional. The doctor was very caring and helpful.
Shauna M.
Everyone is very nice!
Jeanette R.
I was taken right away, treated professionally and curtiously. Donna is great!
Joann C.
I think the girls were very friendly and easy to talk to. The dentist was super sweet and gentle. I didnt feel a thing well until the novacaine wore […]
Diana M.
Very satisfied with overall experience ! Tooth looks great , would never know anything was done to it :)
Carol R.
nice and gentle
Joan D.
I never like going to the dentist until coming to Gentle Dental.. As I open the door Treat greeting from the ladies in the front windows.. Smiles […]
Jema G.
Natalie did a great job as usual with no pain.
Edwin J.
I found the office staff very nice and the dentist took his time with me and explained everything that I needed done
Frances B.
Another great visit from the staff at Gentle Dental.
Albert M.
i just recently started going here. its a GREAT place to go!!!!!!! they are all so nice. I recommend this place to friends and family . I Love my […]
Alexis P.
Excellent service on an emergency appt....
Elizabeth R.
I like this practice and they are very good with chilren. I always have a good experience with my daughter.
Madelyn N.
Very pleasant atmosphere and people are very attentive. They make you feel very comfortable.
Nancy H.
Great appointment as always!
Lucy D.
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