Have you noticed lately that your gums hurt? Has this caused you a bit of panic because part of you assumes you might be dealing with gum disease but you’re a little bit nervous to find out? Perhaps you assume it must be some other issue. Whatever the cause, we encourage you to recognize that… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Gum Disease
There are few things more joyous and surprisingly overwhelming than the journey you will take when you become pregnant. As you may have noticed, focusing on your oral health may start to feel like completely new territory, as opposed to the usual auto-pilot experience you have with dental care. Not to worry. The changes aren’t… Read more »
First things first, a deep cleaning is different from a traditional cleaning. When you need the “deep” version of this preventive treatment, the procedure includes a process that removes plaque and tartar from deep beneath your gumline. It also includes a process through which we smooth your tooth tissue to help prevent future accumulation of… Read more »
If you have been spending a lot of your energy on keeping your teeth healthy, you may be wondering if you’re doing a very good job protecting your gum health. The good news is that the efforts you put forth for your teeth often result in exceptional care for your gums by default. However, to… Read more »
When it comes to your dental health, and especially tooth loss, prevention is always the best medicine. Today, we explore why gum disease is the main cause of adult tooth loss, and how you can help protect your smile from the damaging dental disease.