Gum recession is one of the outcomes of periodontal disease but can also be caused by bad oral hygiene or a bad tooth brushing technique. If you have tongue piercings, suffer from bruxism, or you have a misaligned bite, you may experience some degree of gum recession. For many patients, receding gums can make them feel self-conscious about their smile and lower their self esteem.
There are many factors that can cause receding gums. Some of these factors include:
Taking good care of your mouth and sticking with a good oral hygiene regimen will help to prevent gum recession. Some other preventive measures include:
For many patients, this gum recession treatment can beautify the smile and restores self-confidence when smiling. Learn more about Gum Recession Treatment for gum recession by scheduling your consultation with Dr. Shilpa Koneruin Raleigh, NC today.