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How can I treat swollen gums?

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Dr. Christopher Dowd
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Dental care

With good, regular dental care, you're gums should become healthy.
Floss daily, brush after meals, consider a water pik, and see your dentist regularly. If you follow this and still have problems, talk with your dentist about other considerations.

In brief: Dental care

With good, regular dental care, you're gums should become healthy.
Floss daily, brush after meals, consider a water pik, and see your dentist regularly. If you follow this and still have problems, talk with your dentist about other considerations.
Dr. Christopher Dowd
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Dr. Daniel Quon
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial

In brief: See your dentist

Swollen gums can be caused by a number of things including irritants to the gums such as plaque and calculus, food, etc.
There are also some medications that can cause the gums to swell. You should see your dentist to determine the cause and and have the appropriate therapy initiated.

In brief: See your dentist

Swollen gums can be caused by a number of things including irritants to the gums such as plaque and calculus, food, etc.
There are also some medications that can cause the gums to swell. You should see your dentist to determine the cause and and have the appropriate therapy initiated.
Dr. Daniel Quon
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