There are lots of things to think about when you are expecting — from choosing the perfect name to preparing the nursery to taking care of your own health and well-being. That includes making sure your teeth and gums are in good condition.
Hormonal changes during pregnancy make you susceptible to a condition called pregnancy gingivitis, which may progress to periodontitis. Watch this video from the American Dental Association to learn more.
It’s especially important to visit the dentist regularly during this exciting time of life. If you live in or around Albuquerque, NM, call Uptown Dental Associates at 505-407-8781. Or fill out our convenient online form.