Gum Care: First Step To Good Oral Health

December 09 2019 by Mills Haven Dental

Gum Care: First Step To Good Oral Health - Mills Haven Dental

The Importance of Gum & Oral Health Care

Taking care of your gums is the first step to good oral hygiene. If plaque builds up or along your gum line, you may start experiencing early signs of gingivitis, which could lead to more advanced stages of gum disease requiring serious treatment.

In order to help you avoid gum disease, Mills Haven Dental highlights everything you need to know about gum care in the article below.

Signs & Symptoms of Gum Disease

To begin, what are some potential indicators of gum disease?

Visible or sensational symptoms may include:

Generally speaking, the more symptoms you experience, the more severe the case may be. If you are experiencing any of the above symptoms, you may wish to speak with your dentist.

Gum Disease: Causes & Consequences

The following factors are causes which can place a person at higher risk for developing gum disease:

3 Stages of Gum Disease

Tips to Keep Your Gums Clean and Healthy

If you still have questions about Gum Care, Mills Haven Dental is always happy to answer your questions. Contact us today to book an appointment!