Category: Gum Disease

Standard Vs Deep Cleanings: What’s The Difference?

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By now, you probably already know that you should visit your dentist twice a year for a checkup. These preventive care visits help keep your smile safe from common concerns such as cavities, gum disease, oral cancer, and more. If you are experiencing gum disease, your dentist may recommend that periodontal services are scheduled to… Read more »

Helping You Manage Periodontal Disease

  Preventive dental care can help reduce the chances of common concerns like cavities, gingivitis, and more. If you are experiencing gum disease, this can be stressful. The most important thing to remember is that this can be managed with the help of consistent periodontal cleanings and improved oral hygiene. The team at Sunny Smiles… Read more »

Don’t Forget About Your Gums

When you think about oral health, what comes to mind? For many people, the well-being of their teeth may be the first thing they think of. But your gums are a vital part of your smile, too. Your El Paso, TX, dentist offers preventive care to avoid problems such as periodontal disease. We also have… Read more »

Are Your Gums Healthy?

Your oral health includes both maintaining the well-being of your teeth and your gums. Your oral tissue acts as a protective barrier and holds your teeth in place. When they are not healthy, it can cause problems for your entire smile. Advanced stages of periodontal disease can lead to bad breath, tooth loss, and even… Read more »

Good Oral Hygiene Can Prevent Gum Disease

Brushing, flossing, and visiting the dentist may be habits that have already been ingrained into your life as essential routines. These steps are helpful ways to keep your breath fresh, avoid cavities, and prevent periodontal disease. If you do not regularly follow these steps, it is not too late to start them. Your Sunny Smiles… Read more »

Preventing Periodontal Disease

When it comes to your oral health, it is important that you do not neglect your gums. This tissue acts as a barrier to infections and holds your teeth in place. You should be flossing twice a day, along with brushing your teeth. This can prevent problems like gingivitis which can cause the gingival tissue… Read more »

Guarding Your Gums Against Disease

It is no secret that your gingival tissue is important to your oral hygiene. Your gums protect your teeth, keep them in place, and help form your smile. To maintain healthy gingival tissue, and a healthy oral cavity overall, it is important to brush and floss twice a day and see your dentist every six… Read more »

Preventing Periodontal Disease

When you go in for your biannual cleaning, you may notice that your dentist asks you if you floss and how often. This is because flossing is an additional step in keeping your gums healthy. When it comes to oral health, your periodontal tissue should not be overlooked. Sunny Smiles of El Paso, TX, is… Read more »

Keep Up With Your Gum Health

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When you brush, are you making sure to go all the way down to your gums? Your gum health is a vital part of your smile maintenance, and if you are only focusing on your teeth when you brush and floss, you are at risk. Gingivitis can start to develop, and when this becomes periodontal… Read more »

Recognizing and Treating Gingivitis

Sunny Smiles Gingivitis

Most people have experienced bleeding gums at some point. But they may not be aware that it is one of the first signs of a more serious gingival infection. In today’s blog, Sunny Smiles Family Dentistry discusses the signs of gingivitis and how to proactively treat it and prevent more severe forms of gum disease.