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Treatment for Bleeding Gums

Suffering from Bleeding Gums? Are they Swollen and Irritated?

Bleeding gums are often a sign of gum disease.

Bleeding from gums is also addressed as Bleeding on Probing or Gingival Bleed by the Dentist when slight manipulation of the gingival tissue and its sulcus induces bleeding.
You are advised not to ignore bleeding gums. It is quite possible that your irritated gums could be the one-time result of hard flossing or vigorous brushing. However, regular (chronic) bleeding gums could be a sign of something much bigger.

What Causes Gums to Bleed?

  • Using a hard bristle toothbrush
  • Vigorous Brushing or flossing
  • Taking medications like aspirin or blood thinners
  • Ill Fitting Dentures
  • Inadequate oral hygiene habits, resulting in plaque and calculus deposition
  • Periodontitis (gum disease)
 Causes of Bleeding Gums
Don't Ignore the Signs of Bleeding Gums! Left Untreated, Gum Bleed can lead to Periodontitis.

Bleeding Gums are often signs of systemic health problem- Periodontal Disease

Bleeding Gums are often signs of systemic health problem

Gum Disease is Serious

Gum disease (also called periodontal disease) is an infection caused by the deposition of plaque and calculus along the gums. Without proper oral hygiene, Plaque and Calculus (often filled with bacteria), will slowly eat away and damage your teeth, gums, and bone.
Bleeding gums are one of the first symptoms of gum disease.
If Left untreated, bleeding gums can turn into painful inflammation, gum recession, bone loss, and ultimately tooth loss.

How to prevent bleeding gums and keep gums healthy?

Your mouth is the window to your body and health. 

 Brush your teeth twice a day for 2 minutes
Floss every day
Replace your toothbrush every 3-4 months
Avoid smoking, E-cigarettes
Eat a balanced diet
Visit your dentist twice a year

How to Care for your Enamel?

Brush your teeth at least 2 times a day for 2-3 minutes. Floss regularly Consult your dentist once every 6 Months for routine preventive care. Follow all dentist recommendations and treatment plans.

Home Remedies for Bleeding gums

What to do if my Gums are Bleeding?

The best thing you can do is schedule an appointment with your Dentist. Seek immediate care from your dentist if:
  • Your gums bleed every time you brush or floss your teeth
  • Your gums are bleeding for no apparent reason
  • You gums are red, swollen, and irritated
  • The bleeding does not stop
  • Your gums feel tender and painful
  • Need help for bleeding gums? Schedule an appointment at our Chandigarh office .

Treatment for Bleeding Gums

Our doctors offer both surgical and non-surgical gum disease treatments, including high-tech and pain-free laser therapy.

Whether you’re dealing with gingivitis and want to prevent it from escalating, or need advanced treatment to combat the effects of periodontitis, we can help.

Remember, the sooner you treat bleeding gums, the better!
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More Questions? We can Help You
What are the home remedies for bleeding gums?
If your gums bleed every time you brush or floss, make sure you contact your Dentist for help. In the meantime, bleeding home remedies to relieve discomfort include:
  • Hold an ice pack against your gums
  • Use a warm salt water rinse — 1/2 teaspoon of salt in 8 oz. of lukewarm water
  • Hold a wet tea bag against your gums (limit to no more than 5 min)
Is bleeding gums an emergency?
If your gums are bleeding profusely and you cant get the blood to stop, get emergency help from your Dentist. In general, bleeding gums are often a sign of gum disease, a serious health issue and must be addressed as soon as possible.
How long does it take for gums to stop bleeding?
If you just started flossing again regularly, it may cause your gums to bleed as they adjust to this new habit. Unless you are suffering from gum disease, the bleeding should stop within 3-10 days with proper flossing. If the bleeding persists, get help from your Dentist.
Why are my gums sore?
If your gums are sore and swollen around just one tooth, it could be the result of gum disease, or it might be an abscess. Call your Dentist to schedule an appointment and have it looked at.
Get help for bleeding gums today.