Worried about bleeding or swollen gums?
If you spot blood while brushing your teeth, dont ignore it. It could be a warning sign!
Healthy gums do not bleed unless you cut them while brushing harshly. However, bleeding or swollen gums can indicate periodontal or gum disease. This suggests there's bacteria in your mouth that is causing inflammation, so don't ignore it, book regular hygiene visits. Our hygienist Jacqui works on Mondays and Fridays offering 35 minute appointments which include cleaning and oral hygiene advice. Click here to read more about gum disease.