Category: Gingivitis

What is the Difference Between Gingivitis and Periodontal Disease? | El Cajon Dentist

Nobody wants to hear they have gingivitis or worse periodontal disease. It can be embarrassing not to mention costly to treat. Both derive from poor oral care habits and both can be avoided with proper oral care and regular visits to your dentist.

Gingivitis is inflammation of the tissues surrounding and supporting the teeth and is most commonly a result of poor dental hygiene. Gingivitis is a very common condition and varies widely in severity. It is characterized by red, swollen gums that bleed...Read More

Posted on June 29, 2015 By sitemanager in , ,