Periodontal disease occurs in four separate stages, and only the first stage is reversible—the rest will require advanced dental treatments. Gingivitis results from a build-up of plaque around the teeth, causing swelling and redness in the gums, bleeding when brushing or flossing, and occasional bad breath.
Images shows various stages of damage caused by periodontal disease. 3mm or less. than 3mm. No damage to the supporting bone in this stage. Bleeding and puffy gums that measure slightly more than normal at up to 5mm.
326 periodontal disease stock photos and images available, or search for periodontal disease xray or periodontal disease and diabetes to find more great stock photos and pictures. Dental assistant looking at an x-ray in a periodontitis office in Miami.