Gum disease can have a number of causes. It can be brought on by hormonal changes, personal habits, and in some cases, heredity may even play a role. But the biggest cause by far is the accumulation of plaque and tartar on the surfaces of your teeth. Our periodontist, Dr. Tannaz Malekzadeh, and the team at Malek Periodontics can see you for an appointment for teeth cleaning in Glendale, Arizona. Call our office today at 623-362-8969 to schedule a visit.