Periodontal disease, or gum disease, is a serious condition that can severely damage your oral health. Although it simply begins with plaque buildup, periodontal disease can lead to a host of other problems, including tooth loss, gum loss, and bone loss. If you suffer from periodontal disease, our dentists at First Care Dental can diagnose and treat your periodontal disease. Dr. Zanger, Dr. Wathen, and Dr. Taylor are experienced in a number of periodontal treatments from simple gum cleanings to advanced scaling and root planing. To schedule your appointment and to be treated for gum disease in Louisville, Kentucky, please contact us today at 502-893-5677.