Are you prone to cavities or gum disease, regardless of your seemingly perfect oral hygiene efforts? Did you know there may be a reason why your oral health seems so unstable? Dr. Crisafulli is one of the few dentists in Kirkland, WA, who perform salivary diagnosis for patients. This simple test determines the bacteria in your mouth that cause cavities.
A Quick and Easy Test Provides Answers
Salivary diagnosis examines the bacteria load in your mouth and its association with your health. The test is quick and easy: We simply take a swab of your teeth and put it in our medical meter which provides an analog read out. Once your findings are in, Dr. Crisafulli will discuss your results and their implication for your oral health.
The link between oral and systemic health is strong. Studies show a strong connection between the mouth and general health problems such as heart disease, stroke, cancers, and pregnancy complications. Offering salivary diagnosis to every patient is just one step our team takes to protecting and preserving your smile and general well-being.
Dr. Crisafulli, dentist for Kirkland, WA, provides proactive, preventive dental care. Contact Crisafulli Dental to schedule your new patient exam today.