Do you know why gum disease is often referred to as a silent killer?
It’s because this is the kind of infection that can sneak up on you, lurking in the shadows of your mouth without necessarily causing any noticeable symptoms at first.
Your hygienist is trained to spot all signs of gum disease at your routine cleanings and exams, but in between those visits, it could start developing if you’re not taking proper care of your teeth.
Watch this retro PSA from the American Dental Association that talks about protecting your smile from this insidious disease that kills more teeth than any other dental problem.
Then be sure to visit Dr. Williams soon to keep your oral health in great shape!