Visiting the dentist gives some people anxiety, and, the problem is, generally, those who wait long periods of time in between routine check-ups tend to feel more anxious about seeing the dentist, which might make them avoid it, which can end up costing you big time when it comes to your smile.
At Audubon Dental Center we believe in creating a comfortable atmosphere where the focus is put on you and keeping your smile healthy and sparkling.
Below Audubon Dental Center goes over a few reasons why you should really be visiting the dentist at the very least every 6 months to optimize your oral health.
Because Your Oral Health is Linked to Your Overall Health
More and more studies are linking your oral health to your overall health. Gum disease has also been linked to some very serious health conditions like heart disease, Alzheimer’s, and diabetes. Visiting the dentist regularly is the best way to avoid oral health problems and additional health problems that come as a result.
Because it’s Good for Your Smile
In this day and age people put a premium on appearances. Your smile is one of the first things a person looks at when they see your face. It’s important to make a good impression and you can make a great impression if you have a million-dollar smile.
Because Tooth Decay Can Strike Without Warning
Your diet, when and how you brush, not to mention how much water you’re drinking have a serious effect on your smile. It’s important that you visit the dentist often so that they can note any changes in your teeth and gums and make suggestions and improvements along the way.
It’s a Preventive Measure
The best way to make sure that you don’t have an oral health emergency is to enlist the services of oral health professional. Audubon Dental Center puts just as much emphasis on preventive dentistry as we do on treating problems that occur.
To Assess Your Progress
We’ll assess how you’ve been doing when it comes to brushing and flossing and keep you up to date on the latest and greatest oral health practices. We’ll tell you about new products and current events in dentistry, just to keep you updated and in the know.
Contact Audubon Dental Center today to schedule your consultation. We’ll help you take your oral health back today.