The dental office of Drew R. Wiltman, DDS
, offers a wide variety of dental care services
At your new patient visit, we will take measurements of your gums' pockets to assess their health. If your periodontal pockets are 4mm or deeper and exhibits bleeding upon probing, additional periodontal treatment will be recommended.
It is important to have optimal gingival health because if not, you run the risk of major overall issues. Gum disease is linked to stroke, heart disease, respiratory issues, osteoporosis, diabetes, low birth weight and dementia.