Periodontal disease, or gum disease, is the leading cause of tooth loss in the United States. This condition also has been linked to heart problems and complications of diabetes. Since February is Gum Disease Awareness Month, we wanted to remind you about some risk factors that can may you more likely to develop a periodontal problem.
Fortunately, Dr. George Hoop and our team at Total Dental Solutions for Adults are ready to help you prevent and treat unhealthy gums at our offices. Call our locations in Fort Myers at 239-312-5748 and Naples, FL at 239-734-7737 or contact us online to request an appointment to protect your smile.