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When I went to my dentist for a cleaning last weekend they didn't seem to say anything about my swollen red upper gums. They said I had clean teeth. But I need to get my wisdom teeth removed and have a few cavities. Could this be contributing to the red s

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In brief: Speak with DDS

You need to speak with the dentist and or hygienist and address the following, what is my home care regimen and how can it be improved? Can I see a copy of my periodontal charting and explain what the numbers mean to me.
Why do you think I have red swollen gingiva and what are the remedies to have this addressed.

In brief: Speak with DDS

You need to speak with the dentist and or hygienist and address the following, what is my home care regimen and how can it be improved? Can I see a copy of my periodontal charting and explain what the numbers mean to me.
Why do you think I have red swollen gingiva and what are the remedies to have this addressed.
Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
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Dr. Paul Grin
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In brief: Not related

If you noticed a swelling, redness or frequent bleeding gums, it may be a sign that you are at risk for or already have gum disease.
See your dentist for re-evaluation.

In brief: Not related

If you noticed a swelling, redness or frequent bleeding gums, it may be a sign that you are at risk for or already have gum disease.
See your dentist for re-evaluation.
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin
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In brief: Communication

Best bet is to discuss your concerns with the dentist who examined you.
Seems like you have some treatment that is needed, and your symptoms may be related to your wisdom teeth and cavities.

In brief: Communication

Best bet is to discuss your concerns with the dentist who examined you.
Seems like you have some treatment that is needed, and your symptoms may be related to your wisdom teeth and cavities.
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
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