Gingivitis vs. Periodontitis
August 3, 2022
Gingivitis—a word most of us know from common television commercials that bodes ill for any mouth. While it may sound alarming, gingivitis is actually a treatable and minor form of gum disease. On its...
The Link Between Heart Health and Gum Disease
May 18, 2022
Recently, researchers have sharpened their focus on investigating the link between gum disease and cardiovascular health. While not everyone with gum diseases will develop heart problems, the two heal...
How Do I Know if My Gums Are Healthy?
March 16, 2022
When you think about your oral health, it can be easy to focus on your teeth. However, your gums are also an integral part of not only your oral health, but also your overall well-being. Studies have ...
Why Is Periodontal Charting Important?
September 15, 2021
Periodontal charting is an integral part of your dental health care. It helps to track the progression and treatment of periodontitis, also known as gum disease. While this type of infection is c...