One of the first treatments Dr. Jacob Zurcher or Dr. James Williamson may recommend to treat gum disease is scaling and root planing. This periodontal treatment works to thoroughly clean your mouth, removing disease-causing bacteria and plaque so that you can begin to recover your oral health. Call Salt Lake Family Dental & Cosmetics at 801-268-8053 to make an appointment with our dentists and learn more about scaling and root planing in Murray, Utah.