Dr. David Throckmorton will check your mouth for signs of periodontal disease (also known as gum disease) during each of your regular visits. If you are diagnosed with this problem, we will provide treatment to help eliminate the disease-causing factors and improve your oral health. For more information about periodontics in Virginia Beach, Virginia, and to set up an appointment with our dentist, call Ocean Atlantic Dental today at 757-498-1663.