Laser periodontal treatment has some amazing results that greatly benefit patients, including minimization of pain, bleeding, and swelling and faster recovery time. All this is done without scalpels, without stitches, and in a single visit - though a few follow up visits may be necessary to monitor progress over the next few months.
Many people assume that dental implants are an impractical solution or that, were they to get them, it would take multiple dental visits and months and months of painful experiences. That's not always the case at all.
A receding gum line creates several problems. First of all, it changes the look of your natural smile. But it also exposes tooth roots, thus making them easier targets for bacterial attack, and increases the risk of teeth becoming sensitive to temperature changes, loose or even eventually falling out.
The number one enemy of healthy teeth and gums is poor dental hygiene. By taking good care of your teeth and gums from day to day, you greatly reduce the risk of all manner of dental and periodontal problems.
When you notice an unusual and painful condition in your mouth, and in particular on your periodontal tissue (gums), it is no wonder if you feel alarmed. There is the possibility, after all, that it could be a symptom and sign of some form of oral cancer.