Periodontics is a dental specialty concerned with the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of the supporting teeth structures. A periodontist, such as your dentist at Norton Dental Barrie provides an extensive variety of treatments such as scaling and root planing. We treat patients suffering from severe gum problems using advanced surgical procedures. We also offer dental implants for patients in need of tooth replacement.

Periodontal treatment helps restore the health of your teeth and gums by reducing the size of gum pockets, minimizing the risks of infection, and decreasing inflammation to stop the damage of gum disease.

Periodontal treatment options will depend on the progression of periodontal disease in each case. Other factors include the patient's response to previous treatments and general health. Gum disease treatments may include non-surgical therapies to simply regulate bacterial growth or surgical procedures to reconstruct supporting tissue. 

Some cases of gum disease progress painlessly, even in its later stages. Early detection of periodontal disease is only made possible by regular dental examinations and professional teeth cleanings. Gum disease symptoms include:

  • Swollen, red, or sensitive gums
  • Changes in the fit of partial dentures
  • Receding gums
  • Changes in bite
  • Shifting or loose teeth
  • Gum that bleed during or after brushing
  • Formation of deep pockets between the gums and teeth

Our team of specialists at Norton Dental Barrie possess years of experience and continue to remain well-informed of the latest advancements in technique and technology concerning periodontal treatment. Norton Dental Barrie ensures all patients receive treatment that is painless, comfortable and judgement-free. 

At Norton Dental Barrie we understand that patients may be apprehensive as a result of poor experiences in the past or feel embarrassed because at some point in their live they were unable to afford proper care. Other patients may be unaware of just how effective modern periodontics is in treating gum disease. We look to restore not only the smiles of these patients, but their faith in our ability to provide them with a better quality of life. We provide an unprecedented standard of excellence to promote faster healing, less invasive methods and incredible results.


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Why Norton Dental

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    Norton Dental Barrie is a full service dental centre. Our top priority is providing you and your family the highest quality Dental Care in Barrie. We offer General Dentistry, Cosmetic Dentistry, Orthodontics and Oral Surgery.
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  • Experienced Team of Dentists +

    You are in good hands at Norton Dental Barrie. An experienced team of General Dentists, Cosmetic Dentists, Orthodontists and Oral Surgeons will care for you during your treatment plan.
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    Enhancing the natural beauty of your smile using conservative and state-of-the-art procedures that will result in beautiful, long lasting smiles!
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Norton Dental Barrie
566 Bryne Drive, Unit C1
Barrie, ON, L4N 9P6
(705) 718-8395

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