Your Heart Hearts Healthy Gums

Amy Doneen News

February is both Heart Health Month and Gum Disease Awareness Month… [making] this a perfect time of year to check in with one of the leading experts in understanding the link between oral health and cardiovascular health, Dr. Amy Doneen. Dr. Doneen is the owner and medical director of The Heart Attack & Stroke Prevention Center (HASPC) in Spokane, WA, a private clinical practice that serves patients from all over the world. One of her landmark studies was the first to identify oral bacteria from gum disease as a major contributing cause of CVD.