Understanding Periodontal Disease

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Did you know that 47.2% of adults in the U.S. over the age of 30 have some degree of periodontal disease? This common condition can impact your oral health and, in its advanced stages, may even put you at risk for serious medical complications.  Let’s learn more about periodontal disease and what you can do… Read more »

The Connection Between Gum Disease and Stroke

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Many people don’t realize just how much your oral health impacts your overall physical health. One of the oral conditions that is often overlooked or undertreated is gum disease. Most people will ignore sensitive or bleeding gums until they end up at the dentist for another problem. This can be a big mistake because gum… Read more »

What to Expect During Periodontal Treatments

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Keeping a healthy mouth requires more than simply brushing your teeth. You also need to care for your gums to prevent the development of periodontal disease. Periodontal disease is an infection of your gums that support and surround your teeth. If your gums bleed easily or are pulling away from your teeth, only a professional… Read more »