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Gum Hygiene Treatments

Keeping your gums thoroughly cleaned can be difficult to achieve, even with regular brushing and flossing. Food particles that often become stuck in between the crevices of your teeth can develop into plaque, that build up in hard to reach areas. It is therefore vital that patients take part in regular gum hygiene treatments and dental cleanings to maintain their oral health. It is also recommended that you make the time to visit your Kemptville dentist, Dr. Besher Alfarra at Kemptville Smiles Dentistry where a preventative action plan will be developed to avoid tooth decay, damage, and gum disease.

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What is Involved in Gum Hygiene Treatments?

Each of the dental appointments that you have with your dentist in Kemptville consists of preventative action with the oral care that they provide. Our team at Kemptville Smiles Dentistry are dedicated to assist you in preventing the onset of gum disease, that often become irreversible if left untreated, through periodic dental cleanings that help in maintaining the health of your teeth and gums.

What are the Symptoms of Gum Disease?

Gum disease is a serious condition and can be identified by bleeding gums, swelling, persistent bad breath, loose or sensitive teeth, receding gums, and painful sensations when chewing. One of the most dangerous factors of gum disease is that it can often go unnoticed among patients. In addition, gum disease has been proven to be connected to other medical conditions like diabetes and heart disease. By neglecting to regularly visit your Kemptville dentist, you are in turn putting your oral health and overall health at risk.

Contact us today at (613) 258-7373 to book an appointment at our dental office in Kemptville. Dentist Dr. Besher Alfarra is here to alleviate any concerns.

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