If you are diagnosed with periodontal disease, Dr. Louis Conte and Dr. Dmytro Zhurakovskyy may recommend scaling and root planing to remove harmful bacteria and plaque and halt the spread of the disease. Scaling and root planing is often the first treatment recommended to fight gum disease and begin restoring your oral health. Call Conte Dental at 732-758-0414 to learn more about scaling and root planing in Red Bank, New Jersey, and make your appointment with our dentists.