The source of the gums inflammation is almost always harmful bacteria that can accumulate in the soft plaque. In case of poor or irregular oral hygiene soft plaque is transformed over time into dental tartar, which is able to accumulate even more harmful bacteria. But there are other causes of gum diseases, among it Periodontists in Kentucky mention the most popular of it:
- poor dental and gum hygiene,
- the presence of tartar,
- a weakened immune system,
- diseases of the internal organs of a chronic nature,
- genetic predisposition,
- intake of medicine,
Despite the source of the infection periodontitis can be successfully treated.