Gingivitis is an inflammation of the gum, usually caused by a bacterial infection. Whenever left untreated, it can turn into a more serious infection known as periodontitis. Make an appointment for your gingivitis treatment in Chandanagar, Hyderabad

Who gets gum infection?

Gingivitis is very common. Many adults more than 30 years of age have some type of gum disease. Gum disease is more likely to happen in:

  1. Individuals who smoke, since smoking weakens the body's capacity to battle infection.

What are the symptoms?

The symptoms of gum disease include:

  1. Gums that bleed during and after brushing
  2. Red, swollen gums. Health gums are often pink and firm.
  3. Persistent bad breath or bad taste in the mouth
  4. Retreating gums
  5. Formation of deep pockets among teeth and gums
  6. Loose/shifting teeth
  7. Changes in the manner teeth fit together upon biting down, or in the fit of partial dentures
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How is gingivitis diagnosed?

If you have signs of gingivitis, you need to see a dentist for a check-up. Your dentist will inspect your mouth for:

  1. Bleeding
  2. Signs of infection like redness and swelling
  3. Loose teeth
  4. Gums that pull away from the teeth

If your dentist suspects gum disease, X-rays can show if it has affected the bones underneath. Your dental specialist may likewise refer you to a periodontist, a gum specialist.

How is gum disease treated?

The goal is to promote reattachment of healthy gums to teeth, decrease swelling, the depth of pockets and the risk of infection and to stop the disease progression. Treatment options given by Dr. Anoop Chowdary will rely upon the stage of disease, how you might have responded to earlier treatments, and your overall health. Options range from non-surgical therapies that control bacterial growth to surgery to restore the supportive tissues.

How Can gum disease be prevented?

Gum disease can be reversed and gum illness can be held back from deteriorating in nearly all cases when legitimate plaque control is practiced. Legitimate plaque control comprises of professional cleanings at least twice a year as well as day to day brushing and flossing.

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