Healthy gums should look pink and be firm to the touch. Some of the signs of unhealthy gum tissue are redness, swelling, and frequent bleeding when brushing. There are many different factors that can contribute to the loss of healthy gum tissue are the use of tobacco, malnutrition, poor hygiene, and poor immunity. Certain medications can also cause gum tissue to weaken.
Solutions to Restore Gum Health:
Root Scaling & Planing
Maintaining your oral health is not only important to your oral health but your general health as well. Many different studies have shown that having poor oral health can have negative consequences on heart health, making some people more susceptible to heart attack or stroke. Maintaining healthy gums is as easy as having a hygiene routine that will help strengthen your gums over time. Don’t hesitate to call if you have any questions for our team.