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Your dental examination is a very important part of your overall dental health program as well as your overall health. We believe in a total-health approach to dentistry because we understand that your health in one area affects your health in other areas. We look beyond the apparent symptoms and look for the real solution that will address the cause of the problem. This unique approach means you will be able to maintain optimum overall health. Oral Health and Whole-Body Health The link between your oral health and the rest of your body's health is undeniable. The mouth is the main gateway into your body.

  • Did you know that grinding and clenching can lead to headaches, ear aches and severe jaw problems?
  • Did you know that sleep apnea, often a problem that can be solved with a simple oral appliance, has been linked to depression, high blood pressure and heart attack?

Today's research connects gum disease with heart disease, osteoporosis, diabetes, respiratory disease and rheumatoid arthritis. Not to mention that tooth and mouth pain can be severe and likely to make you feel not well at all! At Pawlus Dental, we look at the big picture and develop effective solutions. Patients who value not only their oral health, but also their overall health know that they should come to us.