Have you ever wondered why your dentist is so interested in your heart? It’s because there’s a relationship between your heart health and oral health. Many studies show that people who experience heart disease also have poor oral health, particularly gum disease.
You might be curious why a dentist would want to know about a condition like diabetes. The reason is simple: if you have diabetes, your oral health is likely to be affected. Dr Teo will tailor any needed dental treatment with your diagnosis in mind.