The Treatments That Can Help With Gum Disease

Do you have gum disease? If so, it’s very important to treat it as soon as possible. If you delay treatment, the disease can worsen, spread and destroy your entire smile. You don’t want that, do you? So, make sure to treat your gum disease immediately. Fortunately, there are many treatments available that can help with gum disease. Our dentist,... read more »

Poor Oral Hygiene Practices Can Lead to Gingivitis Problems

Consistent oral hygiene habits are essential for maintaining strong teeth and healthy gums. Your daily routine needs to include brushing your teeth each morning and night with a soft-bristled toothbrush and a toothpaste that has earned the American Dental Association’s Seal of Acceptance. You also need to remember to floss between each of your teeth and into the gumline.  ... read more »

Oral Health Quiz: Periodontics

Are you familiar with the different aspects of periodontal care? Periodontics is a field of dentistry that is designed to focus on gum tissue infections and other issues and diseases associated with your gums. Periodontists make sure that any issues that you have with your gums are treated and maintained so that your gums and teeth can continue to function... read more »

What Are Your Treatment Options for Gingivitis and Periodontitis?

If you think you’re a victim of gum disease, then it’s important to call The Office of Dr. Henry Espinosa and schedule an appointment with our dentist, Dr. Henry Espinosa. Gum disease is a serious and dangerous dental issue that has two stages. The first stage is gingivitis and the second stage is periodontitis. There are treatments available to help... read more »

A Secret to Oral Health Success: Gum Disease Treatments

  In order to ensure your smile remains safe, it is important to always look for any symptoms or signs of damage to not only your teeth but your gums as well. One highly debilitating disease that can often arise and progress over a period of many years has periodontal disease. Periodontal disease, also called gum disease, is a condition... read more »

All About Gum Disease Risk Factor Prevention

  Are you aware of the risk factors for gum disease? Numerous risk factors exist in your life that could be contributing to the presence of gum tissue infection. However, not all of them are preventable as some may be linked to issues outside of your control. Nonetheless, it is always important to have a gum disease prevention plan in... read more »

Information on the Treatment of Gingivitis

The earliest stage of gum disease is gingivitis, which often develops from the presence of hardened tartar on your gum line. The bacteria in tartar can lead to the sensitive gum tissues becoming inflamed and cause symptoms such as persistent bad breath and gums that bleed too easily. According to the American Dental Association, about 47 percent of American adults... read more »

Post-treatment Instructions for Gum Disease

Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is a condition affecting the pearly whites and gums with pockets of bacteria that can lead to tooth and bone loss. Knowing periodontal disease signs can help you thwart and cure it, so we've amassed this post for you. Also defined as periodontal disease, gum disease is an inflammation of the soft tissue... read more »

Routing Root Decay

Gum disease and receding gums can mean loose teeth, bad breath and a host of other health issues. One of the dangers of receding gums is that of root decay. Tooth decay starts when the plaque on your teeth react with the sugar in your food to create acids that attack the enamel on your teeth. The enamel on your... read more »

Gum Disease Treatment Can Help

Periodontal disease, which is also known as gum disease, is a serious, yet common infection of the gums that can lead to tooth loss. In its early stages, gum disease often has only minimal signs of any damage even occurring. Spotting gum disease early on is essential to ensure you take the steps necessary to treat it. The symptoms of... read more »