Gum disease can be scary. At La Costa Dental Excellence in Carlsbad, we’re committed to educating and assisting patients in preventing periodontal disease, at it is formally known. If you discover you have gum disease, don’t despair. We can help. Gum Disease Symptoms Bleeding gums Swollen, tender gums Receding gums Bad breath that won’t go away…
Are you one of the fortunate Encinitas people with healthy teeth? Would you like to keep them healthy for the rest of your life? Some Carlsbad residents believe that keeping their teeth healthy into the golden years is unlikely if not impossible.
To remain dense, your jaw bone requires the continual stimulation and pressure of chewing, biting and talking. Each of your teeth has a root structure attached to the surrounding bone material. As each tooth absorbs the forces of everyday mouth function, it stimulates the bone to which the root is attached.
Q: When is the least expensive tooth replacement method really the most expensive?
A: When it ends up costing far more in the long run.