Your Overall Health

Did you know? Your Oral Health Is Directly Linked To Your Overall Health. It is true ! Gum Disease Has Been Linked To Serious Medical Conditions, Such As Heart Disease, Stroke and Diabetes.
Improve your smile and improve your overall health by consulting Dr. Heggade at Springfield Smiles Family Dental.

Overall the data indicates that chronic gum disease may contribute to the development of heart disease, the nation's leading cause of death in both men and women.

To maintain the best oral health, you should:

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