Treating Gum Disease, Gingivitis, and Periodontitis Since 1995
Our Wexford, PA practice provides quality periodontal care with a personal and caring touch. James R. Werkmeister, DMD, will take the time to address your individual needs as well as making sure that you are comfortable and relaxed. As a specialty dentist, Dr. Werkmeister and his team always have your best interests at heart and will be ensure that your periodontal problem is evaluated and properly treated.
Chances are, your regular dentist has recommended that you see a periodontist because you have a serious problem with your teeth or gums. Over the years, Dr. Werkmeister and his staff have helped thousands of Pittsburgh-area patients just like you who have gum disease.
What Are the Risks of Gum Disease?
Gum disease, which is the leading cause of tooth loss in adults, can progress without many noticeable symptoms—sometimes without any symptoms at all. You may have gum disease yet not know it.
Gum disease has also been associated with risk of heart attack and stroke.
Treating Gum Disease
The good news is that, if it’s caught in time and treated, you can keep your own natural teeth and improve your general health, too.
The foundation of our practice is protecting the foundation of your teeth. We are a North Hills/North Pittsburgh periodontal practice that has been helping people keep their natural teeth for almost twenty years.
Browse our website to learn more about gum disease and treatment or call to schedule an appointment.
At Dr. Werkmeister’s office, we pledge to treat you the way you want to be treated – with respect and a caring touch. Guaranteed.