Periodontal disease is a serious condition that attacks the gums and surrounding bone and can affect your general health. As the number one cause of tooth loss, periodontal disease has been linked to other significant health concerns, such as stroke, heart disease, diabetes, osteoporosis, respiratory disease, and increased risk during pregnancy. To treat and prevent the development, we offer treatment for gum disease in Brecksville, Ohio. Dr. Edward Brandon is a skilled and experienced dentist who is committed to providing you with the best possible care. Depending on your specific needs, he may recommend an antibiotic treatment, scaling and root planing, or a surgical procedure. We highly encourage you to visit our office if you have noticed symptoms of periodontal disease. You are welcome to contact us today to learn more.