Are my gums receded too far for any realistic help? (photo)
Doctor Answers 1
It is difficult to diagnose the extent of your periodtal didease and bone loss without xrays
Your Photo shows tartar build up that I believe has pushed and moved teeth apart. This is because of bone loss between and around the teeth which has caused recession
You will need to see a periodontist.
Xrays and clinical exam will help to diagnose the extent of bone loss. From there the your periodontist could give you a porgnosis and traetment options
Sometimes after a good deep cleaning, if not too much bone loss , braces could move teeth back together and then they could be splinted to make them more stable.
The recession could not be completetly corrected because of the bone loss on the teeth.
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