Gums are an important part of your teeth and health of your mouth and body. Gums cover the roots which are the most sensitive part of our teeth, because roots don’t have the protection of enamel. Gums can also be an indication of the health of your mouth as well as the health of your body.
During younger years, healthy gums appear pink, firm and cover the entire roots of the teeth. However, when you get older, they can become diseased by not taking good care of them, also they can start to recede. When this happens, the roots of the teeth become exposed. They are sensitive to touch, heat and cold. So, the question is, can you regain back the healthy gums that you once had after recession?
For sure, you are wondering how receded gums become healthy gums once again. Of course, with modern technology, almost everything is possible.
The methods you need to have for gum reconstruction depends on the cause and severity of the gum recession. Here are the different kinds of repair:
If you are experiencing gum recession, don’t give up hope. Ask your dentist what are the procedures will be best for you and you will regain your beautiful smile again. But don’t wait until it’s too late.
By: Ladan Zinati