Smoking and Alcohol
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Smoking and Alcohol

The damaging and harmful effects of tobacco and alcohol on oral health are now well recognised.

There is a higher incidence of gum disease and mouth cancer if tobacco and alcohol are consumed together.

Smoking has many effects on oral health.

Increased plaque, tartar and staining can occur.

Furring of the tongue (increasing bad breath) ...
...reduced blood flow to the gums ...
... which is an indicator of the same affect on the heart tissue.

Gums may recede ...
... tooth movement may occur ...
... tooth loss ...
... and even 'white spot'.

Learn more about the effects Smoking and Alcohol on your oral health.

Arrange an appointment at Wilton House Dental Surgery