Diabetes and oral Health Problems

Did you know that 95% of diabetic patients have periodontal disease?

Diabetes and periodontal disease are closely linked. Diabetic patients are more likely to develop periodontal disease and people with periodontal disease are more likely to develop diabetes. Treating and managing one of these conditions can help improve the other.

If you are diabetic, or have risk factors for diabetes, such as a family history, or high cholesterol, 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 or click here to reserve your appointment.

Diabetes and Oral Health Problems by American Diabetic Association Article

Dr. Z at Walnut Creek Dental Office

Dr. Z at Walnut Creek Dental Office

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