During pregnancy

Dental Health During Pregnancy

During Pregnancy your body goes through natural hormonal changes that can affect the health of your teeth and gums. Gingivitis affects 70% of all pregnant women, and can lead to a more severe form of gum disease call periodontitis which may increase the risk of:

Routine dental treatment is safe during pregnancy, although some medication should be avoided so it’s important to let your dentist know if you are pregnant.

Your pregnancy checklist: