California Surgeon General Underscores Importance of Prenatal Dental Care

Dr. Diana Ramos, California Surgeon General, confirms, “Oral health care is an important part of overall health, especially during pregnancy. Regular dental visits can also help detect any potential problems before they become serious. As a practicing obstetrician gynecologist for almost 30 years, I’ve seen how good oral hygiene can help prevent gum disease, which can lead to pregnancy complications such as preterm labor and birth and low birth. Dental care during pregnancy is safe and a part of a healthy pregnancy for mom and baby.” Learn more here.