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Pancreatic Cancer and Gum Disease

Pancreatic cancer is extremely difficult to treat. In fact, it is the fourth leading cause of cancer death in the United States.

One condition that may be linked to pancreatic cancer is periodontal disease (or gum disease). While research results are ever-changing, it is suggested that the inflammation from periodontal disease results in an increase the proteins that may possibly encourage the grown of cancer cells.

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Gum disease is the leading cause of adult tooth loss in the United States. While tooth loss is certainly undesirable, the other potential health risks are far more dangerous.

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312-263-6898

111 N WABASH AVE #2103
CHICAGO IL 60602

Practice Hours

Monday.............................. 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday.............................. 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday.............................. 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday.............................. 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday.............................. 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday.............................. Closed
Sunday.............................. Closed

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