The connection between your dental health and overall health is by now well-established. At Dr. Howard Kessner General, Cosmetic, and Implant Dentistry in Dallas, regular checkups help you stay in good health.
There are many common medical conditions that pose a risk to dental health.
- Diabetes patients with high blood glucose often have a higher risk of dental issues. If you have diabetes, let’s talk.
- A persistent dry mouth due to an inadequate amount of saliva can accelerate tooth decay, cause or contribute to gum disease, and trigger chronic bad breath. Many medications cause dry mouth. This side effect is not only unpleasant, it can be dangerous.
- Acid reflux is associated with a host of dental problems such as decay and periodontal disease.
At Dr. Howard Kessner General, Cosmetic, and Implant Dentistry in Dallas, the health of our patients is always our top priority. Services include general and restorative dentistry. Call for an appointment today!