September: National Gum Care Month!

September: National Gum Care Month! General Dentistry Mountain View   In honor of National Gum Care Month Mountain View dentist Dr. Pirouznia wants to encourage the health of all their patients with some educational information about oral care and gum disease. Gum disease – or periodontal disease – is a long-term infection in your gums…

June is Men’s Health Month!

June is Men’s Health Month! Oral Health Mountain View We all know June means Father’s Day is right around the corner, but did you know that June is also Men’s Health Month? Mountain View dentist Dr. Pirouznia wants to help celebrate and encourage the health of all the fellas out there with some educational tips…

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Risk Factors for Periodontal Disease

Risk Factors for Periodontal Disease Periodontal Disease Mountain View Many risk factors increase the likelihood of periodontal disease development, as well as the severity and speed at which it may occur. Among the most common are: heredity, smoking, diabetes, stress, medication, nutrition, poor oral hygiene, faulty dentistry, hormonal variations, immunocompromise, connective tissue diseases, and previous…