October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month,
and we want to do our part to support breast cancer awareness and whole-body
wellness. When you schedule a medical checkup, make sure to also schedule a
routine dental checkup! Studies indicate there is link between poor oral health
and systemic diseases, such
as breast cancer. If you need a general dentist in Buford, GA
, look no further than the offices of Randolph S.
Moore, DMD. We are here to help you develop a dental hygiene plan to ensure
your overall wellness.
The Importance of
The connection between oral and general health make sense.
Your mouth is where healthy gum can contribute to a healthier heart. For
instance, periodontal disease from extensive bacteria can lead to oral cancer.
We are trained to do a cancer screening as part of ongoing dental checkups
because precancerous lesions may not be noticeable or cause any symptoms. Our
team inspects your tongue, gums, cheeks, and lips for any unusual changes.
by Oral Health
Your mouth contains billions of bacteria, most of which are
good. However, without proper oral hygiene, bacteria levels can cause oral
infections, such as gum disease and tooth decay. Periodontitis may play a
significant role in lowering your body’s resistance to infection. Your overall
health might affect, be affected by, or contribute to various conditions and
diseases, such as:
Low birth weight babies
Due to these inherent links, please be sure to tell us what
medications you are taking and if you have experienced changes in your overall
health, particularly if you have a chronic illness.
Contact Us Today
has many rewards for your overall well being. Dr. Randolph Moore and
our entire staff of professionals are here to evaluate your oral health
. Contact us today at (770) 648-2882 to schedule a consultation.
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