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Gum Infection Treatment in Baton Rouge, LA: What You Need to Know

Gum disease, or periodontitis, is a bacterial infection in the mouth that can lead to tooth loss. Tooth loss can happen when you don't get gum infection treatment immediately. You're at risk for this disease when you smoke, have diabetes, crooked teeth, take certain medications such as steroids, or during pregnancy. The first thing you […]

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Gum Disease Treatment: Recover from Periodontitis

Are you worried that you may have gum disease? Gum disease is serious, but if you catch it early on, it's manageable. If you catch it in its earliest stage (gingivitis), you may even be able to reverse the damage. Gum disease treatment isn't complicated, but it's important that you see a dental health professional […]

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Gum Disease: How to Prevent Gum Infections

Gum disease can be a major problem, but when it is discovered in the earlier stages, it’s possible to reverse it. As gum disease progresses, infections set in that damage bone and soft tissue. If you leave gingivitis untreated it can easily advance and develop into periodontitis. This can then lead to tooth loss and […]

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Gum Disease Treatment: Treating Different Stages of Gum Disease

A recent study has shown that nearly half of adults have gum disease, which is one of the leading causes of tooth loss. There are different stages of gum disease. There are treatments available to help prevent the condition from worsening to the stage where drastic intervention is needed. Learn more about the treatment options […]

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Bleeding Gums Treatment and Prevention

What causes bleeding gums? Bleeding gums can be a sign that you’re brushing your teeth too firmly, but in many cases, spotting blood when you brush is a sign of gum disease. There are two types of gum disease: gingivitis and periodontitis. Gingivitis is a mild form of gum disease. If gingivitis is left untreated, […]

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Baton Rouge Perio

10723 N. Oak Hills Parkway, Building B
Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Tel: 225-396-4587
Fax: 225-769-9939

Baton Rouge Periodontists, Dr. Kenneth Markle and Dr. Jenny Herman, provide a variety of surgical and non-surgical services for the treatment of periodontal issues. We pride ourselves on the fact that we are very conservative in our treatment recommendations and limit surgery to the areas where it is absolutely necessary.

Proudly serving Baton Rouge Louisiana and the cities of Gonzales LA Prairieville LA • Denham Springs LA Central LA • Hammond LA Zachary LA • St. Francisville LA • Baker LA • LaPlace LA

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