Gums Hurt

My Gums Hurt After Tooth Extraction

Experiencing pain after a tooth extraction is common, and normal. We have many patient say “My Gums Hurt After Tooth Extraction” Depending on how extensive the procedure was and the type of extraction, this pain can range from tolerable to very severe and painful. This pain may last for a few days, or for up

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Why Do My Gums Hurt When I Brush?

We have been asked numerous times “Why Do My Gums Hurt When I Brush?” Pain in the gums is one of the most common complaints we hear from patients when they come in. Pain is your body’s way of letting you know that something is wrong. It’s unfortunate that so many patients choose to ignore

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My Gums Are Inflamed

If your gums are inflamed and swollen it can be quite painful, and should not be ignored. Often, this is an indicator that a more serious problem exists, and early treatment is the key to a more positive outcome. If you are experiencing inflamed, swollen, or sore gums, contact Kane & Kerper Family & Cosmetic Dentistry

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My gums hurt when I floss, what could be causing it?

If you are experiencing pain in your gums when you floss, this is generally a sign that you have gingivitis. This is an inflammation that usually occurs when bacteria builds up in the layers of plaque which causes the gums to become inflamed. This causes your gums to bleed during activities such as flossing and

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