Studies show that up to 80% of adults have some form of “perio” disease which can cause health problems including risk of heart disease, diabetes and stroke.
You may be asking.. What is periodontal disease? Well it is a type of gum disease that can be detected at at dental exam; however if not treated, the bones, gums, and tissue that support the teeth are destroyed. The teeth may eventually become loose and have to be removed.
We would love to help you make sure that your gums and teeth stay healthy and prevent disease.
By keeping your mouth healthy you can be more aware and maybe even help avoid late detection of another disease that could be happening in other areas of your body.