Bleeding Gums Can Be A Sign of Gum Disease

Bleeding Gums

Bleeding gums is a sign of inflammation and infection. However, lack of bleeding is not a guarantee that your gums are healthy.
Symptoms of Gum Disease

The following are symptoms of gum disease. If you are experiencing any of the these symptoms, you should see Dr. Levine for a comprehensive examination to find out if you have gum disease, and if so, how far it has progressed and what treatment is needed.

  • Tender or bleeding gums
  • Red or swollen gums
  • Bad breath that persists and won’t go away
  • Gums that have receded or teeth that appear longer than normal
  • Teeth that have shifted position
  • Loose teeth
  • Painful chewing
  • An abscess below your gumline