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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When To See A Dentist For Denture Repair

When To See A Dentist For Denture Repair

False teeth are one of the oldest and most traditional methods of tooth replacement, but if handled improperly or if an accident occurs, a denture repair may be needed. Dentures are prone to damage because they are delicate and accidents are unpredictable.If you are thinking that your dentures are in need of attention, then it…

What To Expect At The Appointment For Crown Placement On Implants

What To Expect At The Appointment For Crown Placement On Implants

If you have implants, crown placement is the next step. The crown is attached to the implant, and the two work together to provide the look and function of natural teeth. Find out what happens during this procedure.Dental crowns are made in a laboratory. Laboratory technicians use impressions to make a crown that fits securely…