Dentist in Lakewood | Gum Disease and Diabetes
Be sure to let us know if you have diabetes and how well-controlled it is. We may need to discuss your medication schedule when planning treatments or to postpone a treatment if your blood sugar is not controlled. Keep in mind that healing from treatment can take longer for diabetic patients, even when blood sugar is well-controlled.
If you have questions or concerns about your risk of periodontal disease with diabetes, contact our office for more information.