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The American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) the ADA, and the Academy of General Dentists (AGD), disagree with the WHO’s strict guidelines.

The AAP “It is well-established science that periodontal disease and systemic disease are interconnected. As a result, establishing and maintaining healthy teeth and gums is fundamental to overall health,” said Dr. Bryan Frantz, AAP president. “While the COVID-19 pandemic is still with us, members of the AAP are adhering to COVID-19 mandates issued by state […]

Your Safety Is Our Priority

Advice from the Head of the Infectious Disease Clinic, University of Maryland

The surprising link between periodontal disease and heart health: What dental professionals need to know

Researchers have found that people with periodontal disease are almost twice as likely to have heart disease, and that risk may be even greater than for those with high cholesterol. Find out from Dr. Robert H. Gregg II what you can do in your practice to help educate patients about the oral-systemic connection between periodontal […]