Gum disease is one of the most common causes of tooth loss in adults, which is why Hutchinson Family Dental, Jay R. Stucky, DDS, PA offers and encourages treatment for gum disease in Hutchinson, Kansas. The best way to detect gum disease before it reaches an advanced stage is to visit the dentist regularly for checkups. If you are concerned about gum disease, Dr. Jay Stucky is happy to examine your mouth for signs of gum disease at your next dental appointment.