Welcome back to the ongoing dental blog of 1st In Smiles! Today, we want to talk to you about gum disease! Gum disease is a very common infection of the gum tissue. It is caused by a buildup of bad bacteria in the mouth and can lead to bleeding gums, pain or discomfort, and even tooth loss! Find out if you are at risk for gum disease by taking our short quiz below. Call our Plano, TX dental office at 972-905-9266 or request an appointment online.