Our team are highly experienced in diagnosing gum disease and have a rounded mindset when it comes to finding the right treatment for each individual patient.
Gum disease is the number one reason for tooth loss in adults. With this in mind, looking after your gums is one of the biggest investments you can make into your future oral and general health.
Symptoms such as bleeding or inflamed gums may indicate you are developing the early stages of gum disease, known as gingivitis. This said, early-stage gum disease often doesn’t present any symptoms, which is why we can’t stress how important it is to come along to routine hygienist appointments. During these appointments, we can make sure your gums remain free from plaque and tartar and detect any problems early.
Gum disease is caused by a film of bacteria that coats your teeth – this is known as plaque. Hardened plaque needs to be regularly removed by a hygienist to make sure your gums don’t suffer and reach a point where you lose your teeth.
A good at-home brushing and flossing routine is paramount in keeping the threat of gum disease, alongside routine hygienist appointments at our state-of-the-art practice. During your routine appointment we will:
It’s greatly in the interests of your oral and general health to tackle problems with gum disease at the earliest opportunity. Not only can gum disease result in lost teeth, it’s also linked to heart disease and diabetes.
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At SimplyOne, we can help treat gum disease, whether it’s mild or severe. For an initial assessment and consultation, make an appointment to see our experienced team in Manchester today.Back to General Dentistry