Around 30% of Americans suffer from high blood pressure, or hypertension. We understand that recording patients’ blood pressure is a vital part of evaluating their overall health. This is because high blood pressure has been determined as a hazard for several serious health conditions such as kidney disease, heart failure, stroke, and cardiovascular disease. Heart disease, in particular, is the top cause of death in America.
We make sure that our blood pressure screenings take place in an environment that is stress-free so as to produce the most accurate baseline reading possible.
Our dental professionals are trained to: