Bleeding Gums: What Does It Mean?
Bleeding gums are usually a sign that your gums are swollen and inflamed due to the presence of bacterial plaque. This is also known as gingivitis.
If you are suffering from the symptoms of gingivitis this is a good reason to visit your dental practice. The presence of bacteria can lead, in some individuals, to periodontitis, and gingivitis is often the precursor of this more serious of this more serious condition.
When you come to Ethicare Dental your dentist will carry out a full examination. The key to determining your treatment plan is accurate diagnosis and this is where the dentists and hygienists at our West London dental practice have years of experience. As a result, you will receive the appropriate type of dental care for your particular circumstance.