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Mangan Dental Group - Dr. Steve Mangan
2011 North Van Buren Street, Little Rock, AR 72207
Gum disease is the swelling, pain or infection of the tissues supporting the teeth.
Gingivitis & periodontal disease are two types of gum disease.Introduction
Gingivitis means inflammation of the gums while Periodontitis means inflammation around the tooth.
Both are a serious gum infection that damages the soft tissue & bone that supports the tooth.
These include the gums, the cementum that covers the root and the alveolar bone.
In the earliest stage of periodontal disease the infection affects only the gums.
Diseases are the causal cause of tooth loss in adults & children.What Is Periodontal Disease?
In gingivitis, the gums become red, swollen and can bleed easily.
It is a mild form of gum disease that can usually be reversed with daily brushing & flossing.What Is gingivitis Disease?
Red or swollen gums allows bacteria in plaque and calculus to remain on the teeth and infect the gums.
Tender or bleeding gums
Sensitive teethSymptoms of gum disease include
The finest way to treat gum disease is to practice good oral hygiene, although additional dental and medical treatments are occasionally essential.
These treatment are two types surgical & Non surgical.
Depending on the stage of disease the treatment is applied.Treatments for Gum Disease
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