September: National Gum Care Month!

September: National Gum Care Month! General Dentistry Capitola In honor of National Gum Care Month Capitola dentist Dr. Halbleib 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 that if left […]

Could You Have Gum Disease?

Could You Have Gum Disease? Oral Hygiene Capitola Bad breath, aching jaw, painful chewing, and swollen gums — sound familiar? It might surprise you to learn that hundreds of Americans suffer from gum disease, or periodontal disease, and if these painful symptoms remind you of your daily life, you may be one of those hundred. […]