Oral/Systemic Health Connection

More and more medical specialists are recognizing that oral inflammation plays a definite role in contributing to the overall systemic inflammatory levels in our bodies. The source of this inflammation occurs when the gums and the bones of the mouth get inflamed. Inflammation has been shown to be the root cause or a component of most disease processes and certain conditions such as:

  • Cardiovascular Disease including Stroke
  • Diabetes
  • Renal Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Autoimmune Disease
  • Cancer
  • Pregnancy
  • Obesity

Oral inflammation levels has been shown to interact with All of the above either by contributing to the disease process or the disease process affecting the oral tissues.  Therefore, it is neccessary to maintain oral health to control its contribution to systemic inflammation.  On planning your treatment we will always adjust your oral healthcare specifically to any of your exisisting conditions while addressing any new conditions that may arise.  This includes evaluation of your daily routines and dietary habits if you so desire.

We will always make sure that your oralhealth care is tailored to your systemic health needs.