It has been estimated that 75% of Americans have some form of gum disease which can be linked to serious health complications and causes dental problems that are avoidable.
If you are experiencing irritated gums when brushing, this could be one of the first signs of a periodontal infection. As leading periodontists in Sacramento, CA, Dr. Jonathan Szymanowski and Dr. C. Thaddeus Szymanowski can give you the proper treatment to prevent the infection from progressing. A periodontal infection has three stages that often exhibit gradually worsening symptoms. Following is a brief outline of the different stages and symptoms of periodontal disease: