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Did you know, thousands of people have gum disease and may not even know it? Well, it’s true! Understanding the symptoms of gum disease and going in for treatment early can help you avoid many serious conditions. That is why having a proper and healthy oral hygiene routine is vital to treating and reversing gum disease.

Here at Arden Dental Group in Arden, North Carolina, we are happy to provide you with signs and symptoms of gum disease, so you can seek treatment right away to reverse gum disease and achieve a healthier smile.

Signs and symptoms of gum disease include:

-Gums that bleed easily
-Persistent bad breath or bad taste in foods and drinks
-Red, swollen, or tender gums
-Gums that seem to pull away from the teeth
-Permanent teeth that feel loose
-A change in your bite

If you have any of these symptoms, please call our office at 828-684-9260, and schedule an appointment with Dr. Joseph Younger right away. Having good dental care is essential to fighting this disease. There are also cases of gum disease that offer no warning signs or symptoms, which is why having regular dental checkups are vital to keeping up with your oral health.

If you still have questions, please feel free to give us a call and let us put your questions and concerns to rest. Having positive oral health care is vital to your overall health, and we are happy to help you achieve it. This holiday season, why not come in for a checkup and start the season off with a healthy and beautiful smile you can be proud of? We are always happy to take your call.