Bad Breath, Dental Care, Preventative Care, Uncategorized

Gingivitis… What is that?

We have all heard the word Gingivitis. But what really is it? Dr. Peabody and his staff want to explain what it really is, and how to prevent it, starting from an early age. What causes gingivitis? Gingivitis is a type of gum inflammation that is caused by bacteria that live around your gum line,… Continue reading Gingivitis… What is that?

Bad Breath, General Dentistry, Oral Health, Santa Cruz Dentist

What is Gingivitis?

You just left your dentist and the news wasn’t great. What you thought was a simple case of brushing too hard, has now been diagnosed as gingivitis. Like most people, you wonder if you could have done more to prevent this. You may also be wondering just what exactly gingivitis is. Look no further, we… Continue reading What is Gingivitis?