If we discover you have a serious case of gum disease, our dentist may recommend scaling and root planing to fight the progression of this disease. This treatment is performed very carefully by Dr. Michael Bender to treat the unwanted areas of bacteria to keep the effects of this disease under control. To learn more about scaling and root planing in Elgin, Illinois, and schedule an appointment at Bender Dental Care, please call us at 847-888-4334.