When gum diseases or gingivitis are ignored, there’s always a risk of tooth loss. This is because your gums play a huge role in your dental health. Maintaining healthy gums will help protect your teeth for longer. Genetics, illnesses and lifestyle factors can play a role in increasing the risk of gum diseases in some people more than others. The condition is common, but many people don’t realise they have it until it’s too late.
If we notice these conditions during routine check-ups, we’ll be able to give your gums and teeth a proper clean, as well as suggest some tips to help maintain your gums at home. If the problem is ignored, you could develop more serious diseases. Early detection can help to make sure the treatment process is comfortable. Visit us to assess your oral health and we can help you with different treatments to lower your risk of serious issues.