Gum Disease, otherwise known as Periodontal Disease is defined as inflammation of the gums, caused by a bacterial infection. 🦷🦷

▫️If left untreated, Gum disease may cause the bone to shrink, resulting in mobile teeth and an increased risk of tooth loss.
▫️Attending to 6 monthly maintenance visits, in conjunction with at home oral hygiene eliminates your risk of developing gum disease. 🦷🪥🪥
Here are the Signs & Symptoms to look out for
▫️ Red, Inflammed gums
▫️ Bad Breath
▫️ Bleeding upon brushing / flossing &
▫️ Mobile teeth