Preventing Gum Disease

Preventing Gum Disease at Brentwood Dental Designs - Tamatha L Johnson DDS

This message from Brentwood Dental Designs in Epping NH is about gum disease, and how you can prevent it. Run your tongue along the gumline behind your lower front teeth. Do you feel a ridge? This is probably tartar, which is hardened plaque. Even if you brush and floss regularly, plaque and tartar can accumulate.…

You May Have Gingivitis

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This post from Brentwood Dental Designs in Epping NH is about gingivitis, which is early-stage gum disease. Gum disease is usually the result of poor brushing and flossing habits. When you don’t brush and floss on a regular basis there is a build-up of plaque, which hardens into a substance called tartar. That’s why we…