Compassionate Periodontal Care
Dr. Richard Assing provides comprehensive and compassionate gum disease treatment in Brandon, FL.
Gum Disease Stages
Gum disease is an active and progressive infection in your mouth that, if left untreated, can lead to tooth and bone loss, and can spread to other parts of your body. The bacteria that is taking over your mouth has been found to be able enter your bloodstream and infect other systems in your body. Studies have shown that gum disease can worsen health conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, osteoporosis, and some forms of cancer.