Gum Disease Treatment

Periodontal Disease is a form of gum disease that, if left untreated causes the loosening and eventual loss of teeth. Periodontal Disease is the result of a gum infection in which bacteria becomes trapped underneath your gums. These bacteria damage and destroy the bone which holds in your teeth. 

Signs you may have periodontal disease 

  • It hurts when you floss
  • It hurts when you brush 
  • Your gums bleed when you brush or floss 
  • You notice your gums are very red 
  • You notice your gums are puffy and sensitive