What is Gum Disease?

Periodontal disease is the most common cause of tooth loss in adults. An estimated 40% of Australians are affected and one in 10 sufferers lose teeth. read more...

Causes of gum disease

Men are most as risk from the major cause of periodontal disease, bacterial plaque. Other factors that contribute include genetics, crooked teeth and lack of oral care, smoking, diabetes, some medications, stress, hormonal changes in women and illness. read more...


Gum disease can be diagnosed through a dental examination and oral x-rays. read more...


A combination of home care and professional care by your dentist will assist in the prevention of periodontal disease. read more...

Healthy Gums
Health Gums
Early Stage
Early Stage
Advanced Gum Disease
Advanced Gum Disease