The definition of Periodontitis according to the American Dental Association is “inflammation and loss of the connective tissue of the supporting or surrounding structure of teeth with loss of attachment”. Periodontitis is not reversible but is treatable and is associated with bone loss.

For more information about Periodontitis or to schedule a consultation with Dr. Morris, call our office in Lee's Summit, MO at Morris Periodontics, Lees Summit, MO Phone Number 816-554-2663.

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