What are the causes of gum disease (periodontal disease)?
There are many factors that contribute to the development of periodontal disease. These include smoking, improper oral hygiene, irregular dental cleanings, systemic disease and crooked teeth. Symptoms of gum disease include consistent bleeding, swollen gums, soreness and odor.
Luckily, our Pikesville dental office offers treatment for gum disease, working to treat any existing damage and prevent further development of the disease. If you are suffering from any of these symptoms, give us a call today for a consultation.
This patient came to us with gum disease and unhealthy bottom teeth. We extracted and replaced these teeth while treating his gum disease, resulting in a healthy, beautiful smile. Call ... Read more