Treatment for gum recession is important for good oral health.

Gum recession is a common sign of gum disease and should be addressed by New Orleans dentists Dr. Burmaster and Dr. Hemphill at Barataria Dental to avoid lasting damage- including tooth loss!

Receding gums can lead to a variety of dental health issues- watch this ADA video on gum recession:

Healthy gums are the foundation for a healthy smile- to keep your natural teeth for the long run it is important to address gum disease as early as possible.

Barataria Dental in Marrero offers periodontal therapy for the treatment of gum disease and its effects. Dr. Burmaster and Dr. Hemphill will take a patient’s overall health into account as part of a treatment plan: good oral hygiene and dental health is part of a healthy lifestyle and physical well being. For patients with advanced gum disease, they will work with local periodontists or oral surgeons to coordinate care and restore oral health.