Tag Archives: Gingivitis

Maintaining Healthy Gums

Properly caring for your gums is essential for having strong teeth. Did you know that gum disease is the number one cause of tooth loss in adults? Northborough, MA dentist Dr. Robert Gauthier and his staff keep this fact in … Continue reading

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Bleeding gums? You may have gum disease. | Dr. Gauthier, Apex Dental

Approximately 75% of American adults will be affected by gum disease at some point in their lives! Gum disease, often called the “silent disease”, can start with minor irritation caused by early gingivitis but when left untreated can become a … Continue reading

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The Importance of General Dentistry

General dentistry is often the first line of defense for the oral health and hygiene of a person. A general dentist looks at the entire mouth and surrounding area to make certain that a person is healthy and that there … Continue reading

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Sore, Bleeding Gums

Poor dental hygiene can lead to periodontal gum disease, such as gingivitis. The word periodontal means “around the tooth” and that is where gum disease occurs. Gum disease is the result of a bacterial infection due to lack of brushing … Continue reading

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