Nearly 1 in every 2 people over 30 years old has periodontitis, which is an advanced form of gum disease. That’s according to the Centers for Disease Control.
From our personal experience, we have seen that gum infections are far more common than most people realize. Our team in Decatur, AL, will gladly help you treat and prevent gum problems. In the meantime, we want you to be aware of risk factors that can make you more likely to develop gum disease.