Periodontal disease is when the gums around your teeth become infected, and periodontics is the field of dentistry that focuses on treating these infections. Periodontal disease, or more commonly known as gum disease, is a major concern among health care professionals, as it is a highly common condition, yet most people are unaware that they have it. When you visit Carter-Rockbridge General Dentistry P.C., our dentist will examine your mouth for signs of gum disease so you can receive any necessary treatment early on. Dr. Gloria Stingley has received advanced training to treat your gum disease and help restore your oral health. Please contact us today at 770-662-5955 if you are in need of gentle and professional periodontics in Norcross, Georgia.