Whats the Difference Between Gum Disease and Gingivitisby Monticello Dental on 09/17/13
Gingivitis is an reversible condition that is caused by inadequate brushing technique or lack of brushing. Plaque,which is a buildup of bacteria into a cheesy like substance is the primary cause of gingivitis, an inflammation of the gums.
Periodontitis is an infection of the gums and bone and can lead to tooth loss if not treated. Read more here.
What is Gum Disease?