What Options Do I Have to Fix Receding Gums?

If your gums recede from the bottom of your teeth, you should be concerned. Not only do receding gums make your teeth look abnormally “tall,” your tooth roots are exposed, which can leave them vulnerable to bacterial infection and decay. Receding gums can be a sign of serious gum disease, but it can also be caused by … [Read more...]

How to Avoid Receding Gums

Many generations ago, when a person got older, they were said to be “long in the tooth.” This phrase may have stemmed from receding gums, or gums pulling back from their normal position against the teeth. Even with today’s more advanced dental care, 88 percent of adults over age 65 experience receding gums around at … [Read more...]

Treatments For Receding Gums

  Have you noticed that your gum line is visibly lower or that your teeth seem “longer”? If so, you may be experiencing gum recession, an important symptom of periodontal disease and a signal that your mouth is in serious need of an oral health examination to discover the causes of your receding gums. Once your … [Read more...]