Gum Disease

Did you know that periodontitis (gum disease) can adversely affect your heart, heart surgery, joint surgery and replacements? Bacteria from the mouth can travel to areas of the heart valves, stints etc. Also joint replacements, screws etc. can cause infection. Stay dentally and orally healthy through regular dental visits and knowledgeable dental experience and advice. We at Dr. Garcia’s dental practice have been providing quality dental care for over 31 years. Give us a call at +1 (505) 634-5029 to get help towards good dental health and stay that way.

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Gum Disease: 5 Tips To Avoid Periodontal Surgery

Looking for some tips so you can avoid periodontal surgery? Good idea. More commonly known as gum surgery, this type of surgery is often performed on those who have been diagnosed with a gum disease, like gingivitis or periodontitis. Ongoing mouth problems will eventually lead to a loss of bone and tissue, which can often…

Surgical And Non-Surgical Gum Disease Treatments

If you have been diagnosed with gum disease, it is important to consider the various treatment options and to make a decision about whether to have surgical or non-surgical gum disease treatments to restore your gum health. The decision you make is going to directly impact the recovery outcome. There are several things to keep…

Dental Hygiene Can Help Prevent Gum Disease

Oral health issues like gum disease can make each day painful and uncomfortable. Call us for more info.Gum disease can spread throughout the mouth and damage multiple teeth in the process. Fortunately, it is entirely preventable with the proper oral hygiene and regular dental checkups. We can go over more at one such checkup.Gum DiseaseAt…

Roderick A. Garcia, DMD PC Shares About The Link Between Gum Recession And Smoking

Smoking is a common habit, but many people do not realize it is a direct link to gum recession. There are many alarming stories about smoking and the negative effects it may have on your general health, but many people do not know that it can also greatly affect your oral health by creating an…


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Utilizing Orthodontics For A Proper Smile

Utilizing Orthodontics For A Proper Smile

Dr. Roderick A. Garcia is a Cosmetic and Family Dentist practicing in Albuquerque since 1983. Dr. Garcia is a member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, and International Association of Orthodontists.Dr. Garcia provides a wide range of dental procedures including Orthodontics.Orthodontics is the movement of teeth with…

How Dental Crowns Can Restore Your Teeth

How Dental Crowns Can Restore Your Teeth

Roderick A. Garcia DMD is a Cosmetic and Family Dentist who has provided excellent dental care for his patients for over 36 years. Dr. Garcia provides a full range of dental procedures including Dental Crowns.Dental Crowns are dental restorations that cover a tooth that has been broken down past the point where a dental filling…