Most common problems faced by individuals; as well as the most neglected ones.
Improper brushing & maintenance; causes plaque to accumulate & lead to various gum problems like; bad breath, taste, bleeding & swelling of gums, migration of teeth; causing spaces between teeth, mobility of teeth & sensitivity. The treatment varies with the severity of the problem.
In the initial stages; just cleaning of teeth till the gum line (scaling) is sufficient. Later on; root plaining / cleaning below the gum line is required. In more severe cases; a curettage / flap surgery / even bone grafting procedures may be required.