Are people born with bad teeth? This is one question we’ve heard several times over the years at Smiles of Punta Gorda. The answer isn’t always easy, but research shows links for certain conditions. Below we’ve shared an American Dental Association video to provide some insight.

If your family members seem to have a lot of dental problems, like gum disease, give Dr. Jeremy Martin a call today at 941-585-0424. You can also request a visit online. Dr. Martin will provide an appropriate diagnosis and treatment for your problem, whether it’s genetic or not. Either way, our Punta Gorda dentist office has great tips to keep your teeth and gums healthy for life!