Gum disease is inflammation (swelling) of soft gum and loss of hard bone which surrounds tooth.
Gum disease is mainly because of bacterial plaque, so thorough cleaning of teeth and exposed root..If severe then surgery is needed for complete cleaning of teeth with removing of diseased gum and contouring of underlying bone. And it is to necessary to maintain health of tooth and gum. As there is no pain or little pain in gum diseases, most people ignore it. Hence the condition worsens and tooth becomes lose and there is no treatment to save it.…so surgery is must to maintain health in advance cases.