Video: The Oral Health Connection
The doctors of Smile Design & Wellness Center in Viera, FL, share how if the mouth is not healthy, you cannot be healthy. When there is inflammation in the mouth there can be inflammation in the body. In addition, it gives bacteria a way to enter the body. Find out how technology such as lasers can help with diagnosing decay, promote and stimulate healing and uses the body's own healing. Platelet Rich Fibrin (PRF) uses the patient's own blood to provide stem cells and healing factors to jumpstart the healing process with a bone graft for faster healing. Ozone (O3) have many benefits, it up-regulates healing, decreases inflammation and decreases pain. It can be used to help the body to heal itself by killing bacteria, funguses and viruses. Sometimes ozone can be applied to save the pulp of a deep cavity that otherwise may not have been saved. Plus, how to keep your oral health strong between dental appointments and why you may want to consider visiting a Dental Oncology specialist when preparing for cancer care.