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What is Gum Disease?

Gum Disease is an inflammatory disease caused by accumulation of bacteria (dental plaque) on the teeth. If not removed by brushing and flossing, the bacteria in dental plaque can cause tooth decay and gum disease

Gum disease is a major cause of tooth loss in adults.

Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should seek a second opinion from an appropriately qualified health practitioner.