Doctors for Swollen Gums in Sobermutt Galli, Hubli-Dharwad
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The gums are made up of firm, pink tissue that covers the jawbones, and this tissue is thick, fibrous and full of blood vessels. In case of Swollen Gums, the gums protrude or bulge out. Swollen Gums occur when the gum meets the tooth and they begin to hide parts of the teeth. In case of a Swollen Gum, the gums appear red instead of their normal pink color.
HOW IS SWOLLEN GUMS DIAGNOSED?
Dentists perform a complete dental examination while diagnosing Swollen Gums. They may look for symptoms of gingivitis or other causes of Swollen Gums. While examining your gums, the dentist may look for any blisters or boils in the affected area
HOW IS SWOLLEN GUMS TREATED?
Depending on the cause of swollen gums, the dentist may prescribe oral rinses that help prevent gingivitis and reduce plaque. The dentist may also recommend use of a specific brand of toothpaste. In some cases, antibiotics may be necessary. If case one has extreme case of gingivitis, they may need surgery. One common treatment option is scaling and root planing.
DID YOU KNOW?
Gum swelling could lead to loss of teeth and hence it is best to consult a dentist at the earliest.