Periodontal disease, or gum disease, is one of the most widespread dental ailments. Although it has a wide variety of origins, the most basic cause is the proliferation of bacteria and decay under the gum line. Read our blog post to learn what role genetics can play in periodontal disease.
Do your gums bleed after you brush and floss your teeth? Bleeding gums is a common sign of gingivitis, or early stage gum disease. Read our blog post for a look at the signs and symptoms of gum disease, along with treatment options.
For a healthy smile, we recommend routine teeth cleanings and exams every six months. However, a regular cleaning isn’t always enough. If you have gum disease, a deep teeth cleaning treats the issue and prevents the disease from getting worse. Check out our blog post to learn about the signs of gum disease and how a deep cleaning can help.
Gum disease is the leading cause of tooth loss in adults. In its early stages, you might only notice mild symptoms. When it progresses, gum disease can have serious consequences. Read our blog post for everything you need to know about gum disease.
Gum disease is very common, but if untreated, it can have serious consequences. Read our blog post to learn about the potential health problems caused by gum disease.
You definitely don’t want to deal with gum disease. Aside from the inconvenience and discomfort it can cause you, it can actually lead to some pretty serious consequences not just for your dental health, but your overall wellness, too. Check out our blog post for a look at the most common symptoms of gum disease you should keep an eye out for.
Have you ever been doing your nighttime dental routine and decided to skip flossing? It may be tempting, but it’s an important step in your oral health care. Read our blog post where we explain why flossing is very necessary for a healthy and happy mouth.
In addition to being unsettling, bleeding gums can be a sign of a serious condition — or just that you’ve flossed too vigorously! Check out our blog post. We’ve put together key information to help you learn more about why gums bleed and what you can do to avoid bleeding gums.
We care about your health and the health of your family. That’s why we’d like to use this post to discuss a very serious condition that can affect your overall health and the condition of your mouth and teeth, purging and bulimia.
Gingival recession, or gum recession, occurs when gum tissue is worn away and exposes the roots of the teeth. Read our blog post to find out if gum recession can be caused by wearing a dental retainer.