Many people go throughout their lives without even knowing they are experiencing symptoms of gum disease. This is harmful, because by the time a patient notices a symptom, it is already at an advanced stage. Learn here about the warning signs to look out for: (more…)
Few dental health problems are as misunderstood as periodontal disease. People tend to wildly underestimate how damaging it can be to their health or they fail to understand what causes it and how vulnerable they are to getting it. Gum disease can seriously compromise your health and ruin the integrity of your gums and teeth.
At Dental Specialty Associates, we’ve seen what can happen when people don’t take gum disease seriously. It’s essential that you keep your teeth and gums clean before gum disease can set in. The effects it can have on you are long-lasting and very costly to repair. Here are five of the most common misconceptions about periodontal disease. Get informed about this crucial topic and if you’ve noticed any of these warning signs about your teeth and gums, call us to schedule an appointment as soon as you can. (more…)
It’s September and do you know what that means? It’s National Gum Care Month so it’s a great time to learn more about periodontal disease and gum disease treatment. First, it’s important to keep in mind that gum disease is easily preventable with regular brushing, flossing and check-ups with a dental professional. However, if you’ve recently been diagnosed, it may be helpful to get a better understanding of your options. (more…)
In the United States, September is National Gum Care Month, which means it’s the perfect opportunity to discuss some of the finer points of preventing gum disease. Periodontal disease is difficult to detect without the help of a professional, but if left untended, it can cause serious oral health problems. To eliminate the need for future periodontal treatments, look over this guide to perfect oral hygiene. (more…)