The Dangers of Periodontal Disease

CWD EditorNews, Oral Health

Nearly 75% of all Americans have some form of periodontal disease, otherwise known as gum disease. This pervasive problem for our population is caused by inflammation of the gums due to infrequent or inadequate dental hygiene. Gum disease is important to identify and treat quickly due to increasing and overwhelming evidence that it is linked to other, more serious conditions, … Read More

Habits to Avoid for Healthier Teeth

CWD EditorCommon Dental Issues & Procedures, Oral Health

Just like brushing and flossing become healthy habits that are easily incorporated into your daily routines, many people, consciously or not, engage in habits that are actually detrimental to their dental health. Cottonwood Dental wants to see our patients’ health thrive inside and outside of our clinic, and this means a lot more than frequent brushing, flossing, and visits to … Read More