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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What Are Dental Crowns And How Are They Used?

What Are Dental Crowns And How Are They Used?

Dental crowns are nothing for you to be afraid of. Crowns are important restorations for your teeth and the procedure is very simple to understand. Crowns perform important functions for your oral health. Read on to find out everything you need to know about crowns.Crown restorations are a common dental procedure that many dentists perform.…

What You Should Know About All On  ®

What You Should Know About All-On-4®

As modern dentistry continues to evolve, more and more options exist, such as the All-On-4 method. This method of tooth replacement involves dental implants and invasive surgery, but it is said to be worth the process. In this article, we highlight everything you should know about the All-On-4 method. If you are considering replacing missing teeth,…