If periodontal or gum disease is infecting or inflaming your gums, our dentist can suggest and carry out an effective plan for treatment. Left untreated, periodontal disease can cause major health issues in the mouth and even other areas of the body, so if you see symptoms such as redness, tenderness, swollen or receding gums, or pain or irritation in the soft tissues of your mouth, it is important to catch the problem early on. If you need gum disease treatment in Rensselaer, Indiana, give Jordan J. Balvich, DMD, PC a call at 219-224-3213 today to schedule an appointment.