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Why You Should Pay Attention to Gum Health

added on: June 7, 2019
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When many people think about their dental care they immediately think of teeth and smiles. But there’s another huge part of dentistry that can not only affect your oral health but your overall health, too — your gums. At our dental office in Woodway, we take gum health seriously, and for good reason. Poor gum… Read More

added on: February 8, 2019
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When it comes to dentistry and oral health, many people think of only the mouth itself. While dentistry is certainly about keeping teeth healthy and cavity-free, it’s also about caring for your gums and protecting your whole body. At our dental office in Woodway, we not only focus on treating the mouth, but also understand… Read More

added on: September 18, 2018
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At our dental office in Woodway we’re often asked if gum disease and gingivitis are the same thing. It’s a common misconception regarding a serious disease that can have serious consequences if left untreated, and we’d like to clarify the difference. Defining Gum Disease Gum disease at its core is an infection in the gums… Read More

added on: March 21, 2017

Do you often think about the health of your gums? If you are like many people, your gums are an afterthought, even if you try to brush and floss and want to take decent care of your teeth. You do not think about the gums until you notice that they are starting to bleed. This… Read More

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