The Link Between Smoking and Gum Disease
If you are a smoker, you already know the habit can take a terrible toll on your health and well-being. But many people who smoke are not aware of all the other ways that nicotine affects oral health.
One way your oral health is affected is tooth staining, a fact that every smoker is well aware of. Over time, nicotine will discolor all your teeth and leave them with unattractive brown staining.
The Effects of Smoking on Your Oral Health
Unfortunately, however, there are other significant oral health problems like chronic gum disease that are the result of tobacco use. As your family dentist in Gaithersburg, Dr. Neil Daftary wants you to be ...