Even if your gum disease is more advanced, there are still steps our dentists can take to help you manage your condition and maintain the health of your smile. Dr. George Skoog or Dr. Alla Shtilman may want to see you for a gingivectomy, or pocket reduction surgery, in Palatine, Illinois. Call Advocate Dental of Palatine at 847-359-8732 to schedule your visit and learn more.