Should pregnant women visit the dentist?.. Answers by Dalvir Pannu DDS

Dalvir Pannu- Yes! Research suggests that a simple dental treatment may reduce a woman’s risk of giving birth prematurely. According to a study published in the Journal of Periodontology it was found that treating severe gum disease with scaling and root care cut premature births by 84%. Tens of thousands of babies are born prematurely, […]

Gum Disease in Children?….Answers by Dr Dalvir Singh Pannu.

What is the most common disease in the world among kids? Polio? AIDS?Cancer? Malnutrition? Dr. Pannu- No, it’s gingivitis which, is inflammation of the gums. An estimated 98 percent of all young people have some degree of gum inflammation. Although gingivitis in children rarely causes a serious problem such as permanent tooth loss, it has […]