Category: Gum Disease

Did you know that if your parents have had a lot of dental issues, you might as well? Some dental health issues can be inherited, and genetic disposition can complicate problems like periodontal disease, cavities, and tooth decay. The friendly dentists at Sunrise Dental in Peoria...

Certain medical conditions like hepatitis can increase your risk for oral infections and other oral health issues. At Sunrise Dental, part of our comprehensive dental exam involves reviewing your medical history. If you suffer from hepatitis, we can customize your dental treatment to minimize your...

Because it can cause mouth sores and affect saliva production and swallowing, chemotherapy has a direct impact on oral health. With cancer, it can be difficult to pinpoint the exact symptoms that each patient will encounter. However, dental hygiene is very important during all stages...

How well are you taking care of your gums? Detecting the early signs of gum disease is the best way to prevent it from growing worse. September is National Gum Care Month, and Sunrise Dental is here to check up on your gum health!  What causes...

How well are you taking care of your gums? September is National Gum Care Month, and Sunrise Dental is here to check up on your gum health! Have you been experiencing any gum sensitivity or bleeding? Are you wondering what causes swollen gums? If you...