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Eight Warning Signs of Gum Disease

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Surprise, AZ gum disease signs and treatments

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1) Gums that bleed when you brush or floss  (ie. do the bristles on your toothbrush miraculously turn pink right after you brush)

2) Gums that are red, swollen, or tender

3) Persistent bad breath

4) An itchy sensation around the teeth and gums

5) Gums that appear to be pulled away from the teeth

6) Teeth (permanent) that are becoming loose or beginning to drift

7) Infection or purulence (pus) emitting from between the teeth and gums (especially when they are pressed)

8) Changes in your bite (ie. does the way your teeth fit together feel different)

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We are always out participating in educational conventions and seminars throughout the year and we’d like to use this blog as a dental resource for our community of Cave Creek, AZ (and beyond). Of course, we welcome you to join the conversation. Suggest topics, and ask those burning questions about dentistry that keep you up at night. Please feel free to contact me through the Cave Creek Family Dentistry  website. Remember, the advice provided here is intended to aid you in understanding some of the treatment options available. It is important to note that before beginning any course of treatment you should see your dentist.

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