Gum disease affects millions of people every year. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, nearly have of American adults 30 years and older have some form of periodontitis, which is an advanced form of gum disease.
Infected gums can also lead to tooth loss and increase your chances of cardiovascular disease and heart attacks. February is Gum Disease Awareness Month, which makes this a great time to remind you to schedule a visit to Starr General Dentistry in Waco, TX.
Whether you want to prevent gum infections or need gum disease treatment, we are ready to help. Call 254-401-0129 or contact us online.
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