Osteoporosis and Periodontal Disease

Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village and Agoura Hills, CA

Do you have osteoporosis? If so, you need to be extra mindful of the health of your gums. Do you have signs of gum disease? You need periodontal treatments otherwise you could increase your risk of osteoporosis. Many health problems are connected with neglected gum disease. You could be putting your heart, your blood sugar, and other systems at risk as well as raise your risk of certain cancers. Here at Integrative Dental Arts, Dr. Kathleen Carson and the professional oral health team takes your gum health very seriously!

Bone Density and Your Gums

Do you have regular oral health check-ups? They could save your bones! Bone loss in the mouth could be an early indicator of osteoporosis. Getting diagnosed for gum disease early could mean that not only will you be lowering your chance of gum disease causing havoc on your mouth but you’ll also lower the chance of it snowballing into other health problems, too.

How Integrative Dental Arts Helps

We use minimally invasive gum disease treatments to help you get or keep healthy gums. If you are at risk for or have osteoporosis, let us know and we can set up a routine to ensure your teeth and gums are well looked after. If you have signs of periodontal disease, don’t delay; call us today for a gum assessment.

Dr. Kathleen Carson and the team at Integrative Dental Arts strive to give each and every patient the treatment they deserve. Call us today at (818) 889-0400 to find out how we can help you achieve a smile that will have you shining brighter than ever before!