Tag Archives: Severe periodontal disease
This is a commonly encountered problem when full mouth radiography is utilized. These incisors look normal however there is tremendous bone loss on radiographs. Extractions, bone contouring, aveolar debridement, tissue contouring and closure is the treatment.
This middle aged greyhound had a prophylaxis three months prior. Note the severe changes that have been present for some time. Failure to properly treat or refer cases like this one result in unnecessary patient suffering. The affected teeth were … Continue reading