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Systemic Diseases

Is your dentist finding more than just cavities?

August 20, 2015

A quick glance in the mouth and your dentist can spot a plethora of bad habits, like opening bobby pins with your teeth or chewing ice. But did you know they can also see more serious health issues that may be lurking elsewhere in the body?

Professional collaboration is key

November 12, 2013

Oral health and total health are so connected that diseases in the body can affect oral health and vice versa. Partnerships between dentists and physicians are so important, especially in managing patients with chronic diseases.