Medical Screenings at the Dental Office
The oral systemic link is one of the most important topics we can address as caregivers! Some patients see their trusted dental professionals far more often than their medical doctors. Additionally, periodontal disease has been linked to conditions such as heart disease, diabetes, and preterm/low birth weight babies. With so many tools and resources at our fingertips, we have the ability of literally saving lives. In this BURST tv segment, Dr. Shaun talks about just a few of the routine screenings performed in the dental office.