September 14, 2017
Anyone can get gum disease — in fact, the CDC says that half of American adults have had some form of it — but it does not always present symptoms in the early stages. So it’s important to visit the dentist for regular examinations and checkups even if you haven’t had any bleeding, swelling, or pain. Dr. Porter may be able to spot problems long before you feel them. Are you at elevated risk for developing gum disease? Take this quiz to find out.