Inflamed gums

Neglecting proper dental hygiene will lead to plaque accumulation at the base of teeth, resulting in swollen and red inflamed gums. If there’s a red flashing light urging immediate dental treatment it is sore gums that bleed easily when brushed. Infected gums that cause gum inflammation lead to bad breath (halitosis), look unhealthy and unattractive and cause continued discomfort.

Our experienced dentists in London EC4 start their treatment with very thorough scaling and cleaning followed by disciplined home care dental hygiene techniques. If the gum disease is advanced, it may require gum surgery and deeper cleaning under the gums.

Read an article about how regular dental check-ups will help you avoid having serious gum problems.