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  • Is Gum Recession Reversible?

    Is Gum Recession Reversible?

    Gum recession happens when the gum tissue begins to pull away from the teeth, which can expose the tooth’s roots. When this happens, bacteria can accumulate in the spaces between the teeth and the gum tissue, which can cause an infection.

    Receding gums are a sign of gum disease and typically happen as the condition advances, which can lead to sensitive teeth, bleeding gums, and teeth that appear longer. But is gum recession reversible once it starts? Here’s what you need to know.

    An article by Dr. Sowmya Kanumilli. Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

    Read the full article here: Is Gum Recession Reversible?


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