The prevalence of periodontal disease (gum disease ) increases with age as our teeth wear down and our gums recede. Our fantastic hygiene team is enthusiastic in working with you to manage any periodontal condition and to educate you on it’s prevention and to maintain your mouth oral health. The links to periodontal disease and heart disease and stroke are well documented. For these reasons a health mouth is the first step to a healthy body. Keep flossing like your life depends on it! It may.