A 32-year-old member asked:
is it normal to have swollen gums after getting your teeth cleaned?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Jake Richards answered
11 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Immediately after there will be inflammation from the procedure especially if it had been awhile since your last cleaning. Make sure to keep brushing and flossing even when it is sore. A few days it should be gone.
Answered on Oct 6, 2017
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