Scaling and root planing is a periodontal treatment our dentist offers to help treat gum disease. This treatment involves Dr. Philip H. Schwenk removing the built-up plaque, tartar, and bacteria that cause gum disease. If your gums are red, swollen, and tender, call office today. We can help get your smile back to good health with periodontal services like scaling and root planing in Jasper, Indiana.