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Cancers associated with gum disease include pancreatic cancer, blood and kidney cancers, and closely related is also stomach cancer due to the connection between untreated ulcers and H. Pylori bacteria to periodontitis.
There are more signs than ever that point to neglected oral health putting people at risk for a variety of health problems. There’s also the fact that with modern dentistry, your smile can last a lifetime if it’s taken care of. Whether you need preventative dentistry or cosmetic dentistry to restore your smile, our priority at Dr. Mighion’s office is first and foremost, your health.
We screen for oral cancer and we examine your gums for signs of gum disease so that you can be proactive about periodontal health. If you receive a gum disease diagnosis, there are a variety of things that can help.