Gum disease is a threat, not just to your oral health, but to your overall health and wellness. Prevention of gum disease is a high priority of ours: an ounce of prevention is definitely worth a pound of cure where this disease is concerned!
While some factors that affect your risk for developing gum disease like your gender, your age, and your genetics are outside of your control, there are many steps you can take in your daily life to reduce your risk of gum disease, such as:
We’re happy to help you develop a home-care routine that, combined with regular office visits, will give you the best chance at keeping gum disease at bay. Give our Middleton, CT dental office a call to schedule an appointment.
Charlie came to us about a year ago. We truly believe that a good treatment outcome is the result of efforts by the patient and providers. Charlie was a tough ... Read more
1/30/2014 This patient went through a periodontal (gum and bone disease) treatment and maintenance regimen. By working with his hygienist and being diligent at home, he is now maintaining his ... Read more