Saving your gums is an important part of protecting your smile.
The Centers for Disease Control has reported that nearly half of American adults (30 years and older) have some form of periodontitis, which is an advanced form of gum disease. It’s also important to know that gum disease is the leading cause of tooth loss in the U.S.
Knowing this, we offer periodontal treatment and prevention at our office in San Diego, CA. To help you know if you might have infected gums, take a few moments to answer some questions below.