Have you noticed that your gums bleed easily during brushing or flossing?
You may be experiencing a sign of gum disease. Gum disease is the result of plaque buildup near the gum line that irritates the gums and teeth. In advanced cases, gum disease may lead to tooth loss. At Drs. Monroe & Monroe in Pinehurst, NC, Dr. Clement Monroe and Dr. Kamron Monroe offer advanced screenings for gum disease and other complex dental problems. After a thorough examination of the mouth, teeth, and gums, Dr. Clement and Dr. Kamron will be able to determine if periodontal therapy can help restore health and function back into your natural smile. If you haven’t visited the dentist recently or have noticed any changes to your oral health, we suggest you schedule an appointment at our Pinehurst, NC dental office.
Signs and Symptoms of Gum Disease:
- Bleeding gums during brushing or flossing
- Swollen gums
- Receding gum line
- Loose or shifted teeth
- Persistent bad breath (halitosis)
- Sores in the mouth
Treating Gum Disease
Dr. Clement and Dr. Kamron offer conservative, complete treatment for patients dealing with gum disease. Dr. Clement and Dr. Kamron offer a range a periodontal therapy service to treat patients with gum disease. Depending on your specific case, they may recommend one or more of these services to improve the health of your smile.
- Scaling and root planing
- Gum Surgery
- Antibacterial mouthwash
Schedule An Appointment
Healthy gums are an important part of maintaining a healthy smile. Making sure you take the right steps to improve your gum health can benefit you in the future. If you need schedule a preventive care visit or have noticed any negative changes to your smile, you can contact our Pinehurst, NC dentist office and schedule an appointment with Dr. Clement or Dr. Kamron.