Gum disease, dental implants… this month is all about helping our patients know what it takes to keep their natural teeth for a lifetime.
That involves routine dental cleanings and exams to prevent the collection of harmful bacteria in your mouth that leads to gum disease and increases your risk for adult tooth loss. But it also involves paying attention to your teeth and gums each day for any changes that may be signaling signs of trouble.
Are your gums showing any of the common signs of this infection? Take a minute to answer these questions to find out if you need gum disease treatment to protect your teeth!