The Koch Aesthetic Dentistry – The Dental Spa Guide To Preventing Gum Disease

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Hearing that you have periodontal disease or “gum disease” can be upsetting. Here at Koch Aesthetic Dentistry in Birmingham, we are committed to educating and assisting patients in preventing gum disease.

If you discover that you already have gum disease, don’t despair. We can help.

Symptoms of Gum Disease
Bleeding gums
Swollen, tender gums
Receding gums
Bad breath that won’t go away
Loose adult teeth
Sensitive teeth

Whether you are just being diagnosed, working to undo problems of the past, or trying to prevent gum disease for the future, we have answers.

Steps for Healing or Preventing Gum Disease

Brush at least two times a day – morning and night
Brush with fluoride toothpaste
Floss at least once a day
Visit dentist for regular check-ups and cleanings
Use a fluoride rinse before brushing
Avoid between-meal snacking
Avoid tobacco products

Solutions for Correcting Serious Gum Disease

Scaling
Root planing
Antibiotics
Surgery

At Koch Aesthetic Dentistry in Birmingham, we also provide Perio Protect, a highly effective way of treating the bacteria that causes gum disease. We also offer dental implants. Schedule an appointment with us today.

Contact Koch Aesthetic Dentistry – The Dental Spa:

205-933-0323

Location (Tap to open in Google Maps):

2311 Highland Ave S Ste 323
Birmingham, Alabama
35205