Modern research is showing that there are a number of very important relationships between our mouth and the rest of our body. Our mouth is the gateway to our body and has a profound impact on our overall health.
Issues such as:
Can all sometimes be traced back to dental issues. When you see us for your regular visits, be sure to mention these if they are troubling you and we can frequently treat them.
Importantly, there are also strong links between periodontal (gum) disease and a number of chronic conditions. These include:
The good news is that with the correct home care and regular dental cleanings, these problems can be easily averted.