Gum Health

Are Your Gums Healthy? Here’s How You Can Tell

Periodontal Health in La Jolla

How healthy are your gums? If you’re like many of our patients, you may not know the answer to that question without coming in for an examination. Still, it’s a good idea to have a basic understanding of what healthy gums look like so that you know whether you need to schedule an appointment. Below, […]

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Gum Lift: How To Improve a Gummy Smile

Gum lift, Gum contouring La Jolla

Self-conscious about showing too much gum when you smile? A gummy smile results when more of the gums are visible than the teeth. A gum lift not only improves your smile but increases your confidence. The dentists at La Jolla Family Smile Design explain what a gum lift involves and how it improves your gummy […]

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How Do I Get Rid of Bad Breath?

Gum Disease Treatment in La Jolla

Do you suffer from chronic or frequent bad breath? You may try to cover it up with mints and gum, but those can only temporarily conceal the odor — they do not solve the problem for the long term. The dental and periodontal experts at La Jolla Family Smile Design have some advice on ways […]

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What To Do When You Have Bleeding Gums

Bleeding Gums Treatment San Diego Dentist

Occasional bleeding from the gums may occur as a result of overly enthusiastic brushing. If your gums bleed on a regular basis, it’s critical to find out why and seek treatment. The dentists at La Jolla Family Smile Design explain why prompt dental attention is necessary when your gums start to bleed. Bleeding Gums Good […]

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