<<< back to article list

Diabetes and Oral Health

Blog by Dr. Gilbert Lee | June 9th, 2015

Diabetes and Oral  Health

Why is regular checkups and hygiene so important for someone with diabetes?

It is important for someone with diabetes to come in for checkups because they have a compromised immune system. They are at higher risk of infection and have a harder time healing if they have poorly controlled blood sugar levels. This puts