Tooth loss could be linked to issues like injury or even untreated tooth decay or dental infection. But what about periodontal disease? You may be surprised to find out that gum disease is the largest factor in the loss of natural teeth in adulthood. In today’s blog, your Los Angeles, CA, dentist talks about gum… Read more »
Month: June 2021
The earliest stage of poor periodontal health is gum inflammation, known as gingivitis. At this stage, the issue could be reversed with routine care, preventing the onset of gum disease and preserving your smile. In today’s blog, your Los Angeles, CA, dentist will explain how we treat this concern with a deep cleaning, known as… Read more »
When periodontal disease reaches the advanced stage, known as periodontitis, this could mean serious discomfort and major complications for the health and stability of your smile. In today’s blog, your Los Angeles, CA, dentist will discuss possible solutions to periodontitis, and how to recognize common warning signs.
When your gum tissues become inflamed and begin to recede, this could be a warning sign of periodontal disease. Without treatment, the symptoms could grow more severe and you could risk tooth loss! In today’s blog, your Los Angeles, CA, dentist will discuss how to prevent receding gums, or what can be done to restore… Read more »