Periodontal disease is a serious infection of the gums. This should be not be ignored as it can lead to worsening problems down the road such as loss of teeth or tooth decay.
Signs of periodontal disease may include any of the following:
- Bleeding gums
- Swollen and sensitive gums
- Receding gum line
- Bad breath
- Loose teeth
- Sensitive or painful teeth
What Happens at an Appointment
Periodontal disease is treatable. It is also preventable with daily brushing and flossing and regular checkups from the dentist.
If it is that you have gum disease, a dentist will go over a treatment option that is right for you. Take heart, your gums can and will be healthy again.
If you think you may have periodontal disease, don’t delay. Call 905-201-3000 for a free consultation.