Gingivitis And Periodontitis How Gum Disease Progresses

Gum disease develops gradually until it eventually causes the patient’s jawbone to erode, and their teeth to shift. Unless the problem is addressed by a dentist, one or more teeth may need to be extracted. Despite the serious problems that can stem from this disorder, most people are unfamiliar with the process by which it starts. Moreover, they are unaware of how it advances.