Gum Recession Causes

Causes Of Gum Recession

Patients suffering from gum disease in Sterling, VA are at a much higher risk of gum recession than those who are not. However, there are other factors that can contribute to gum recession as well. You should visit Dr. Jean-Claude Kharmouche for treatment if you:

• Brush aggressively
• Have poor oral hygiene
• Suffer from bruxism or teeth grinding
• Suffer from misalignment of teeth
• Have gum disease
• Have oral piercings

You Can Prevent Recession

Causes of Gum Recession and Gum Disease in Sterling, VA

Symptoms of Recession Can Include:

  • Sensitive Teeth
  • Tender Gums
  • Longer Tooth Line
  • Exposed Roots
  • Loose Teeth

Sterling Office

21165 Whitfield Pl. #107
Sterling, VA 20165

New Patients: (703) 774-9141
Current Patients: (703) 444-4377
Fax: (703) 444-7383

Gainesville Office

7915 Lake Manassas Dr. #207
Gainesville, VA 20155

New Patients: (703) 468-0539
Current Patients: (571) 261-4867
Fax: (571) 261-2522

Office Hours

Monday: 9:00am - 5:00pm (Lunch:1-2pm)
Tuesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm (Lunch:1-2pm)
Wednesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm (Lunch:1-2pm)
Thursday: 8:00am - 5:00pm (Lunch:1-2pm)
Friday: 9:00am - 2:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: Emergencies Only


Leesburg Office

2 Cardinal Park Drive SE, #102B
Leesburg, VA 20175

New Patients: 571-918-9634
Current Patients: 571-291-2596
Fax: 571-510-3957