expert type icon EXPERT

Dr. Andrew Barry Rutman, D.D.S.

Dentist

Dr. Andrew Rutman is a Dentist practicing in Rockville Centre, NY. Dr. Rutman specializes in preventing, diagnosing, and treating diseases and conditions associated with the mouth and overall dental health. Dentists are trained to carry out such treatment as professional cleaning, restorative, prosthodontic, and endodontic procedures, and performing examinations, among many others.
Dr. Andrew Barry Rutman, D.D.S.
  • Rockville Centre, NY
  • Accepting new patients

Bloody painful gums, what should I do?

Bleeding gums is an indication that they are not healthy. This can be a localized issue or an issue with your generalized health. The best thing to do is see the dentist for READ MORE
Bleeding gums is an indication that they are not healthy. This can be a localized issue or an issue with your generalized health.

The best thing to do is see the dentist for a thorough examination to determine why the gums are bleeding. In the meantime, flossing, brushing and warm rinses are the best thing that you could do. Flossing may be uncomfortable and cause bleeding, but you are attempting to clean in between the teeth, which is important.