Bad Breath

Bad Breath Treatment in London

Bad Breath TreatmentDo you feel you are suffering from bad breath problem or your dentist have told you so during the last visit? Well, this is a common oral problem that can happen to anyone and there is nothing to worry about it.

Nowadays, most people have bad breath at some point of time and they even suffer from chronic halitosis or bad breath. We know bad breath is a delicate subject for most people and thus, we always treat it with sensitivity.

At Camden High Street Dental Practice in London, our dentists help in treating the problem of bad breath for fresh and healthy mouth. We will evaluate the cause for bad breath and then try to solve your problem as quickly as possible. We have attained great success in solving the cases for bad breath and are confident in helping you to overcome the problem.

Treatment for bad breath

Our treatments for bad breath and halitosis are simple yet effective that provides greater effect to patients at our dental practice in London. Mostly, bad breath is usually caused due to periodontal disease that can be treated through laser and non-surgical procedures.

Common bad breath and halitosis treatments at our dental practice are:

  • Scaling and root planning – The root surfaces are usually subjected for proper cleaning in this non-surgical treatment. The buildup of plaque and bacteria are removed from below the gum line to make the tooth root smooth and get rid of toxins.

Causes of bad breath

Bad breath mainly occurs due to gum disease or periodontal disease. We provide treatment for bad breath and halitosis as we specialise in treating gum disease. You may contact us to get a suitable solution for your bad breath problem.

Other causes of bad breath include:

  • Poor oral health and hygiene
  • Improperly fitted dental bridges, crowns and restorations
  • Cracked or poorly designed white fillings
  • Poorly cleaned dentures
  • Dietary habits like foods, drinks and smoking

FAQs of bad breath

What is the sign of bad breath?

If bad breath is caused due to oral problems, then it will smell which are a sign of bad oral hygiene. This usually occurs due to the breakdown of cysteine at the front of tongue or on gums. More rarely, oral bad breath may be a fecal odor such as odor from the tongue or gums.

Why do I suddenly have bad breath?

Gum disease usually occurs due to the buildup of plaque on your teeth. The bacteria may lead to the formation of toxins that irritate the gums. The medical condition for dry mouth or xerostomia can cause the problem of bad breath.

What kinds of foods can I eat to fight bad breath?

  • Raw veggies and fruits
  • Probiotic yogurt
  • Basil and parsley
  • Cherries, citrus and melons
  • Green tea
  • Sugarless Gum
  • Ginger and water

Please ask your dentist for other oral hygiene advise and correct brushing technics.