COVID-19 has proven to be a formidable, damaging virus. There are reported complications from COVID-19 infection affecting all different parts of the body, which has led many to wonder whether the virus could be damaging to patients’ teeth as well.
Here, we’ll discuss the potential of tooth damage from COVID-19 and what you can do to reduce your risk of oral health problems.
The COVID-19 Pandemic
Since the COVID-19 pandemic only emerged two years ago, there are still many unanswered questions about its impact on people’s long-term health. More research needs to be done into potential tooth damage from the virus. However, early studies have shown that COVID-19 may have the potential to impact the teeth. [Read more…]