Your oral health involves more than your teeth. If you want to keep your teeth, you also need to care for your gums. Gum disease is one of the most common factors in tooth loss, To prevent periodontal problems, be particular about brushing and flossing daily. Also, count on our team for your general dental care. In addition to our preventive care, we can provide periodontal treatment when needed. February is Gum Disease Awareness Month, so we are sharing the infographic below to help you spot signs of a possible gum infection. Review it. Then, call Brian C. McDowell, DDS today at 978-343-4031 or request your next dental appointment online in Fitchburg, MA.