What is Periodontal Disease?

Inflamed upper gingiva

It's important to maintain good oral health and hygiene practices. Part of this is scheduling in a regular appointment with your dentist. A healthy mouth is a happy mouth, and your dentist can help provide you with the maintenance and treatments necessary to combat nasty diseases. One common issue that people deal with is periodontal disease. Periodontal disease is another name for gum disease and it's characterised by symptoms like swollen gums and bleeding around the teeth. People of all ages can experience this, but it's easily treatable and simple to avoid. The team at Ipswich Family Dental Practice offers treatment for children as well as adults when it comes to combating gum disease, and you can learn more about...

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