Periodontal disease (gum disease) is the leading cause of tooth loss among adults. Studies have proven there is a systemic link between periodontal disease, cardiovascular health, diabetes, pregnancy complications including low birth weight and respiratory infections. Dr. Oppenlander will evaluate this potential link and how it may affect you. He and our staff of leading hygienists will diagnose and effectively treat conditions that may exist with state of the art technology and painless methods. For information on the latest research regarding periodontal disease, heart disease, chronic infections and other related health issues please click here.