hygiene and periodontics

Hygiene and Periodontics

When your smile is healthy and free of infection, you feel good. Keeping your mouth in a healthy condition is essential for living a long, happy life. Periodontal (gum) disease is a serious condition that affects the whole body, so Dr. Egger tailors his dental care to look for the earliest signs of this disease.

With proactive prevention, you not only keep your teeth and gums in good hands, but you are also protecting your life, health, and wellness.

New research continues to demonstrate a link between healthy gums and our overall health. Periodontal disease has been shown to be a contributing factor to severe health conditions such as heart disease and diabetes.

This is why Dr. Egger and his team of dedicated hygienists put you first. Your health is enhance by providing excellent preventive maintenance and individually tailored, thorough, and compassionate hygiene treatments.

Our patient-focused team of dental hygienists will work with you to establish a routine of home care to meet your individual condition. At the practice of Dr. Egger in Federal Way, our goal is to prevent tooth decay and gum disease to keep your smile bright and healthy for years to come.

If you experience any redness, swelling, or bleeding in the gums and are located in Northeast Tacoma, Pacific, Edgewood, Browns Point, or any of the surrounding areas, contact our office immediately to receive the care you need.