How important are your gums? Much more important than many people realize. Besides supporting your teeth, your gums protect you from the bacteria that is present in your mouth. Gum disease can lead to oral and overall health issues, and our dentist can explain the causes of gum disease and the treatments available to you at Pure Design Dentistry. If you have noticed the signs of gum disease and are in need of periodontal treatments in Lincoln Park, Illinois, call 773-340-2016 to plan your visit with Dr. [doctor_name.]