can be difficult to find time to see a Dentist
You may have a demanding job and family commitments. However, if you
notice any of the following signs, then you will need to see a
dentist right away.
After Flossing or Brushing
to popular belief, it is not normal for your gums to bleed after you
brush and floss. This is often an early sign of gum disease. Gum
disease can destroy your tissue and lead to tooth loss if is not
is hard to ignore tooth pain. In fact, many people do not end up in
the dentist office until they have tooth pain. If you have tooth
pain, then you should see a dentist as soon as possible. You may have
an infection or tooth decay.
is natural for your gums to recede as you get older. In fact, 88
percent of people who are over the age of 65 have receding gums. If
your gums recede, then your roots will be exposed. This can put you
at risk for infection and pain. The earlier a problem is detected,
the sooner it can be fixed.
your gums are inflamed, then it is time to see a dentist. This is
likely a sign of gum disease. It can also be a sign of an infection.
healthy mouth naturally produces a lot of saliva. The purpose of the
saliva is to lubricate the mouth, wash away the food particles and
neutralize the acid in the mouth. If you have dry mouth, then you
will need to see a dentist. A dentist can determine what is causing
the dry mouth.
need to call Dr.
Brian Homann, DDS, P.C.
if you need a Dentist Wood Dale.