In addition to Valentine’s Day, there is something else we feel is important to celebrate this month — Gum Disease Awareness Month. February is recognized as Gum Disease Awareness Month in an effort to make the public aware of the prevalence of the disease and the lasting effects that it can have if left untreated. Gum disease affects more than half of American adults and often remains undetected. Read on to learn more about this common condition and the warning signs to know if you might be experiencing a problem.
Happy 2024! We hope that you had a wonderful holiday season, celebrating with your family and friends. With the arrival of a new year, it is the perfect time to evaluate the state of your oral health. If it has been longer than six months since you and your family have been to our office, it’s a good idea to schedule your next visit as soon as possible. Delaying routine dental care can lead to serious complications with your oral health. Read on to learn more.