How Does Your Overall Health Affect Your Smile?

Hi! I’m Doctor Mark Miely, DDS. Most every day, I can be found at my Upper Arlington dental practice treating dental patients with tooth and gum problems or helping patients prevent them. There are many common medical conditions that pose a risk to oral health. 1) Upper Arlington diabetes patients with high blood glucose often…

Osteoporosis And Oral Health

Mark A. Miely DDS

If you are a woman, you have probably heard about the high rate of osteoporosis in the country, and the state of Ohio is no exception. Did you know that numerous studies have suggested a connection between osteoporosis and oral health? Osteoporosis can often progress without any outward symptoms. However, there may be clues in a person’s mouth…