Gum disease is an infection of the tissues that surround and support your teeth and is a major cause of tooth loss in adults.

Because it’s usually painless, you may not know that you have it. Gum disease is caused by plaque, a sticky film of bacteria that is constantly forming on our teeth.

How much do you know about gum disease? Take our quiz and see! Then schedule an appointment with Davenport Dental Group in Laredo, TX by calling 956-242-6745 or using our online form.