Have you ever been diagnosed with gingival inflammation or gingivitis? Are you a frequent visitor to the dentist? Below is an informative article based on "gum disease" and what every individual should know. The importance of seeing your dentist twice per year is part of protecting your overall health. Periodontal disease is now being viewed as a medical disease and oral inflammation is now considered the number one source of inflammation in humans. Is it time that you manage your dental care like you manage your medical care? We are here to help. Please call the office for a new patient appointment 573-635-2571.