Gum disease, also known as gingivitis, is a condition that can lead to several major health problems, like heart or liver disease. Dr. Eric Eusebio recommends that you visit our team at Smiles of East Lake at least once every six months to have the harmful plaque and tartar that cause gum disease removed. If you are interested in more information about how our dentist can treat gum disease like gingivitis in Chula Vista, California, we invite you to contact us soon.