Periodontal Health

Periodontal Health and Gum Disease

​Gum disease is an inflammation of the gum that can progress to affect the jaw bone that surrounds and supports your teeth.

Gum disease is caused when bacteria is not removed by daily brushing and flossing.

Symptoms of Gum disease

  • Swollen, red or bleeding gums
  • Gum line that recede or move away from the tooth
  • Persistent bad breath or bad taste in mouth
  • Loose teeth
  • Dry mouth

​Ways to fix and prevent Gum disease

  • Daily brushing and flossing
  • Regular 6-12 months scale and clean at our dentist