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Tender Gums is a common and mild form of gum disease (periodontal disease) that causes irritation, redness and swelling (inflammation) of your gums.Signs and symptoms include:
Soft, puffy gums
Occasionally, tender gums
Gums that bleed easily when you brush or floss, sometimes seen as redness or pinkness on your brush or floss
A change in the color of your gums from a healthy pink to dusky red
HOW IS TENDER GUMS DIAGNOSED?
Diagnosis is done by a routine mouth examination and check for infection and gum disorders by a dentist.
HOW IS TENDER GUMS TREATED?
An initial evaluation and thorough dental cleaning to remove all traces of plaque and tartar
Instruction on effective home brushing and flossing techniques
Regular professional checkups and cleaning
Possibly fixing crowns or fillings (dental restorations) that make good hygiene difficult
DID YOU KNOW?
Use an antiseptic mouthwash for prevention of tender gums