Many people do not understand just how important their gums are. Your gums play a key role in making your smile look good and keeping your teeth in their proper places. But they also protect your body from dangerous bacteria that can contribute to heart and respiratory problems and create complications for diabetes. Our dentist and team offer periodontal treatments in Nacogdoches, Texas, to keep your smile and body healthy. You can explore the following links for more information or call Puffer Dental at 936-564-2439 for an appointment with Dr. Steven F. Puffer.