My Gums Don’t Bleed, So They Must Be Healthy—Right?
Maybe—but maybe not. One of the problematic things about gum disease is that it often occurs without any symptoms at all. So the only way to know for sure that your gums are healthy is to visit your dentist regularly for examinations and cleanings.
When you come to German Church Road Family Dental in Indianapolis, IN, twice each year, periodontal disease screening is part of your routine checkup. Dr. Dane Uhl will check the health of your gums to ensure this insidious disease has not taken hold in your mouth.
Signs of Gum Disease
As mentioned, often gum disease is present, and people are unaware they have it. The earliest sign can be ...