"Warning Signs in the Mouth Can Save Lives" *Academy of General Dentistry, October 2008
According to the Academy of General Dentistry, there is a relationship between gum (periodontal) disease and health complications such as a stroke and heart disease. Other research shows that more than 90% of all systemic diseases (diseases involving many organs or the whole body) have oral manifestations. Your dentist may be the first health care provider to diagnose a health problem in its early stages.
Do you know how many people go without Dental & Vision Insurance?
More then 100 Million Americans.*
Eye examinations are an important part of health maintenance for everyone. Adults should have their eyes tested to keep their prescriptions current and to check for early signs of eye disease. Eye exams for children are very important also to insure normal vision development and confirm that children have the visual acuity and vision skills required for schoolwork and other activities.