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Holistic dentists resolve far-reaching effects of gum disease in Calgary

Holistic dentists resolve far-reaching effects of gum disease in Calgary

As a practice that helps you enjoy living well by emphasising the health of the body and not just the teeth and gums, consideration and treatment of the effects of gum disease in Calgary are approached from a holistic perspective.   Avoiding the oral health effects   Gum disease is a progressive condition that starts as gingivitis. Untreated early-stage gum disease can progress and become periodontitis. Patients with gingivitis can prevent inflammation from getting worse, and they can even reverse damage such as bad breath and tender, swollen gums. The issue is gingivitis often doesn’t cause any symptoms. You may … Continue reading

Biological dental treatment for gum disease in Calgary

Biological dental treatment for gum disease

Gum disease is a prevalent problem. The Canadian Dental Association reports that seven of every ten Canadians will develop this condition at some time during their lives. Are you one of the many individuals searching for a solution? Biological dentistry builds upon conventional views of causes, and brings additional dental treatment options for gum disease to patients in the Calgary area. Dr. Kindal Robertson and Dr. James Redd share their insight to help you make informed dental healthcare decisions. Traditional perspective Your mouth hosts a multitude of bacteria, both beneficial and potentially harmful strains. The commonly-accepted progression of gum disease … Continue reading

Calgary dentist promotes periodontal wellness

Calgary dentist promotes periodontal wellness

Gum disease is a pervasive and serious health condition with many intricate links to systemic health concerns. The leading cause of tooth loss worldwide, gum disease is estimated to affect more than half of the adult population of North America. Gum disease starts out as gingivitis, during which bacteria present in plaque invades the gums. Inflammation and bleeding after brushing are typically the first signs of gingivitis. In this early stage, gingivitis can be treated by controlling the bacteria and risk of infection. Left untreated, periodontitis can develop. Layers of the gum can pull away from the teeth, creating spaces … Continue reading

Early periodontal disease treatment reduces the cost of infection to our Calgary patients’ health

Early periodontal disease treatment reduces the cost 2 patients

Gum disease is an oral condition that has gained a great deal of attention in recent years. Adults hear about gum disease all the time and yet this dental issue remains one of the most prevalent in North America. The fact that millions of men and women struggle with gum health is not necessarily indicative of a lack of concern. What we tend to find more commonly is the “surprise” occurrence of gum disease in our patients. One of the most concerning aspects of gum disease is the mild nature through which oral bacteria first begin their invasion of healthy … Continue reading

Effective treatment for gum disease in Calgary area patients

Dr. Robertson and Dr. Redd - Effective treatment for gum disease

Your teeth aren’t there simply for aesthetics; they perform very important and vital functions. Your teeth are the first component of the digestion process, allowing you to bite and chew food properly. They also play a major role in being able to speak clearly. Teeth are held in place by their root, which extends deep through the gum tissue into the jawbone. Taking proper care of your teeth is vital to keeping them long term. When oral hygiene is neglected, plaque is given the environment it needs to grow and feed bacteria. As the bacteria are left to thrive in … Continue reading


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