Categories for Gum Health

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What Is Periodontitis?

April 11, 2023 Published by

Brushing & flossing every day and maintaining routine dental visits are essential to prevent or control periodontitis. At Oakboro Family Dentistry, our team uses Arestin to treat gum disease & help you return to a healthy & happy smile. Contact us today to treat gum disease!

How to Stop My Gums From Bleeding

September 13, 2022 Published by

Bleeding gums are a common symptom of gum disease. Our team can assess your situation and recommend a specific treatment for you if needed to restore your gum health. Contact us at Oakboro Family Dentistry in Oakboro, NC to set up your appointment today!

Types of Dental Hygiene Cleanings

July 8, 2022 Published by

Whether you need your run-of-the-mill dental cleaning or you need to get a deep cleaning to handle gum disease, contact Oakboro Family Dentistry. We provide both services, and we’re happy to answer any additional questions you may have about either.

Dental Care During Pregnancy

January 18, 2022 Published by

Taking care of your oral health matters when you’re pregnant! You might face an increased risk for cavities and gum disease, so cleanings at the dentist are especially important. If you have any questions or want to schedule an appointment, please contact us today!

How To Protect My Gum Health

December 15, 2021 Published by

Professional cleanings & exams are an essential part of protecting your gum health. Only a dental professional can diagnose gum disease & perform cleanings that remove tartar. Oakboro Family Dentistry offers treatments like deep cleanings & Arestin, which is an antibiotic.

Early Signs of Gum Disease

December 12, 2017 Published by Leave your thoughts

Catching gum disease in its earliest stages can help you avoid costly and invasive procedures down the road. Check out our blog post to learn about the early signs of gum disease and how it is treated! During your visit, we'll look for some of these signs and begin any necessary treatment as soon as possible. Call today to schedule your checkup.