As our dentists, Dr. Homayoun H. Zadeh and associates can tell you, your oral health and general healthy are closely connected. Because of this connection, you should contact Brighton Specialty Dental Group at 805-644-5284 to make an appointment for periodontal treatment in Ventura, California. Gum disease is caused by the presence of bacteria in your mouth. As plaque and tartar collect on your teeth it causes your gums to swell, which allows that bacteria to work its way below the gums line. This in turn, increases your risk of infect to other systems of your body. Below, you can read more about how gum disease can impact your overall health and well-being, including:

  • Periodontal Disease and Diabetes
  • Periodontal Disease, Heart Disease and Stroke
  • Periodontal Disease and Pregnancy
  • Periodontal Disease and Osteoporosis