12344 Inwood Road . Dallas, TX 75244 . Across from Jesuit . Call Us Today (214) 361-6088
GUM DISEASE or PERIODONTAL DISEASE
If you have been told you have gum disease and need to be treated, or if you experience bleeding when flossing or brushing your teeth, we need to see you!. When periodontal disease is present there are many factors that could be affecting your gums, bone and overall health.
The most recent research found that 47.2% of USA population has periodontal disease. That is 62.7 million adults over the age of 30 who are affected. Even when there if no discomfort or pain you could be at higher risk of loosing your teeth.
A THREAT to YOUR GENERAL HEALTH
The mouth is connected to the rest of your body. In the last decade, research publications revealed a close association with more severe disorders such as cardiovascular disease, stroke and heart attacks. Bacteria that resides in your mouth have been found in the blood stream and the heart. Periodontal disease is a bacterial infection and should be treated and controlled.
For a healthy smile call Skulman Dental today.