Oral health is the combination of healthy teeth, gum, and bone. Even if you brush every day, you may be at risk for gum disease, a condition that seems painless but eventually causes tooth loss. Recent studies show that people who have gum disease are at greater risk for more serious problems, such as heart disease and diabetes. and our dental hygienist has the following resources to diagnose gum disease and stop it in its tracks:
Since research indicates that your overall health is dependent on your oral hygiene, our team offers a complete and thorough examination of your mouth each time you come in. Our dental hygienist will also take the time to review your brushing and flossing techniques and recommend ways to improve your daily hygiene. If we see problems during our exam, or if you have questions, we will discuss available treatment options with you. We are here for you.