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Diabetes can have a negative effect on the oral health. For instance, periodontal disease or gum disease can lead to painful chewing difficulties and even tooth loss. Dry mouth, often a symptom of uncontrolled diabetes, can have a sore and burning mouth sensation.

Ulcers in the mouth that have difficulty healing can also become painful, making it difficult to eat and brush your teeth.

Tooth decay, also very common can lead to root canal infections if not dealt with promptly.

However other times, we might have gum and teeth problems taking place without pain. Periodontal disease or gum disease is known to be silent, meaning it will not have apparent symptoms most of the times. Decay, can also be present in the mouth allowing your teeth to rot without you noticing it.

If you are uncertain of the health of your mouth and would like to have piece of mind, contact us for a consultation and we will ensure 02075639980.