Studies have shown there is a link between your overall health and the health of your teeth and gums. Risk factors such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and even stress can have a negative impact on your oral health. It is important for Dr. Foroutan to understand your individual health risks so that we can prevent potential dental problems from occurring.
Did You Know?
- Rheumatoid arthritis and periodontal disease share common risk factors
- High blood pressure and cardiovascular disease have an associative risk with periodontitis
- High levels of stress, which can increase the inflammatory markers in your body, are linked to increased risk of periodontal disease
- Genetics can play a large part in 15-40% of the population who are diagnosed with periodontal disease
Your health is of utmost importance and that is why we personalize all dental treatments toward you. Prevention is key and our goal is to not only provide you with a beautiful smile but one that can last you a lifetime.
If you have any questions or would like to schedule an appointment, call Newport Beach Dentistry today at 949-644-9181.