Transitioning into the New Season

We have been so blessed this summer here on Vashon. Our team enjoyed some time off in July. We had a great experience at the Vashon Garden Tour and are very excited to make this an office summer tradition. This August we are also celebrating Hannah’s one-year anniversary with us here at Dental Care of … Read more

Autoimmune Series: Inflammatory Bowel Disease Effects on Oral Health

A group of Autoimmune diseases called Inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) result in chronic inflammation in the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. The two main diseases identified in this group are Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis. The symptoms of chronic inflammation over time damage the GI tract. This can cause discomfort and painful symptoms for those affected. The … Read more