How will I know if my gums are infected?

Severe gum infection does not develop ovenight. Bleeding gums is the first sign of gum infection. If you notice any of the below changes in your gums, then talk to your dentist

  • Gums that are swollen, tender or bleeding
  • Pus discharge from your gums
  • Receding gums
  • Chronic bad breath
  • Loose teeth
  • Gaps developing between teeth
  • A noticeable change in the way your teeth fit together when you bite