Could Gum Disease Lead To Missing Teeth?

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Tooth loss could be linked to issues like injury or even untreated tooth decay or dental infection. But what about periodontal disease? You may be surprised to find out that gum disease is the largest factor in the loss of natural teeth in adulthood. In today’s blog, your Los Angeles, CA, dentist talks about gum disease, tooth loss, and tooth replacement with implant dentistry.