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What if I leave my gum disease untreated?

If your gum/periodontal condition is left untreated, this can result in your teeth loosening up and eventual tooth loss. Other associated symptoms may also start to develop including bleeding gums, gum boils, bad breath, bad taste and painful gums/teeth. You may get very little symptoms until it is advanced so... View Article

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10 Step Guide to Healthy Gums

Brush your teeth twice a day (first thing in the morning and last thing at night) using an electric toothbrush, for at least 2 minutes each time. Cleaning in between your teeth at least once a day using interdental brushes or floss. Use of other adjuncts like a tongue scraper... View Article

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Is a laser needed to treat my gum disease?

The simple answer to the question above is no. Laser is an acronym for Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation. The evidence base for the use of lasers in the treatment of periodontal/gum disease is unclear. However, what we do know is that they do not have any additional... View Article