Is There A Connection Between Gum Disease And Diabetes?

According to the Centers for Disease Control, millions of American suffer from some form of periodontal disease, including half of people over the age of 30! In addition to impairing oral health and increasing the risk of tooth loss, gum disease has also been linked to diabetes. Since November is National Diabetes Awareness Month, let’s talk about this connection, as well as the steps our Richardson, TX, patients can take to protect their smiles.

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We’re Celebrating National Dental Hygiene Month!

October is National Dental Hygiene Month, which means dentists and practices across the nation will be raising awareness about dental hygiene, as well as the incredible work of dental hygienists. We know that our hygienists provide our patients with personalized, quality care each and every day. You can find out more about our wonderful hygienists here. In today’s blog, we’re going to talk about how our Dallas, TX, patients can improve their dental hygiene.

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