Dr. Z-Walnut Creek Dentist: Heart Disease Health Facts

drz7Did you know that people with periodontal disease are almost twice as likely to suffer from coronary artery disease as those without?

Heart disease is the leading killer of men and women in the United States. Periodontal disease can aggravate an existing heart condition, so it is essential to get prompt treatment for periodontal disease.

If you have risk factors for heart disease, such as a family history, or high blood pressure, contact us to discuss your periodontal health. Request an appointment or call our office at (925) 939-9177 to schedule a personal consultation during your next visit.

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