Pregnancy And Periodontal Disease

If you are expecting, you are going to experience many changes to your body for the next nine months. Maintaining your overall health is very important, especially during pregnancy. Having a healthy mouth and teeth is very important during pregnancy. Because of the high hormone levels, pregnant women have a higher risk of contracting periodontal […]

Dr. Nejat’s Webinar – Periodontal Disease and Smoking

Periodontal disease is more prevalent and more severe in smokers than in nonsmokers. The host response in smokers is altered by a number of factors including increased gingival crevicular fluid, adhesion molecules and genetics. In addition, smokers are poor healers compared to nonsmokers and their response to periodontal therapy can be compromised which can result […]