Stop Bleeding Gums in Their Tracks with Expert Treatment in Bangalore
1. Why are my gums bleeding?
Bleeding gums can be caused by a number of factors, including poor oral hygiene, gum disease, hormonal changes, and certain medications.
2. Is it normal for gums to bleed when brushing or flossing?
No! Bleeding gums are not normal and may indicate an underlying oral health problem that requires treatment.
3. What is gum disease?
Gum disease is a bacterial infection that affects the tissues and bones supporting the teeth, leading to inflammation, bleeding, and eventually tooth loss.
4. How can I prevent bleeding gums?
Preventing bleeding gums involves maintaining good oral hygiene, eating a healthy diet low in sugar, and attending regular dental checkups.
5. How is gum disease treated?
Treatment for gum disease may involve professional cleaning, antibiotic therapy, or surgery, depending on the extent of the infection.
6. Will my gum disease treatment be painful?
While some discomfort may be experienced during the procedure, our dental professionals will take great care to ensure that your treatment is as comfortable and pain-free as possible.
7. Can gingivitis cause bleeding gums?
Yes! Gingivitis is an early stage of gum disease characterized by redness, swelling, and bleeding of the gums.
8. Can bleeding gums lead to other health problems?
Yes! Left untreated, bleeding gums can lead to more serious oral health problems such as gum disease and tooth loss, as well as systemic health problems like heart disease and diabetes.
9. How do I know if I have gum disease?
The best way to know if you have gum disease is to attend regular dental checkups, where our dental professionals can assess your oral health and identify any signs of gum disease.
10. How can I learn more about preventing and treating bleeding gums?
Our dental professionals are available to answer any questions you may have about bleeding gums and provide personalized treatment options to help you achieve optimal oral health. We also offer educational resources and support to guide you in maintaining good oral hygiene and avoiding future dental problems.