Why Is Preventive Dentistry Important?
Preventative Dental Care
Preventative dental care, saving you money in the long run. Regular visits to your dentist prevent tooth ache and wallet ache. Instead of avoiding the trip to the dentist, embrace it and save money in the long run by achieving and maintaining optimal oral health. Holding your daily preventive care appointment is a lot kinder to your mouth and your wallet than the disastrous effects that may arise when your pearly whites are neglected.
A routine appointment with your dentist for preventive care instantly seems like a very reasonable investment. Let's say you're missing your dentist's appointment for two or three years, instead of getting a nasty ache along your jaw line, which can result in medical bills of up to $5000. So it seems easy to make a decision, stop a combination of toothache and pocket ache, and keep your preventive care appointment with your dentist painless.
Why Is Prevention So Important?
Potential problems can be detected early with routine preventive care and managed in a minimally invasive way. This method always provides the best value for money and is more than a cure than prevention. You will be checked during your appointment for any changes or symptoms of early disease while also providing a qualified clean, polish and fluoride treatment.
Periodontal illness or gum disease is a serious condition that can cause multiple mouth problems. Periodontal disease is an infection of the gums at its most basic level, left untreated this disorder may lead to the destruction of the soft tissue and bone, which may result in tooth loss. Keeping your teeth and gums strong and healthy is part of an overall plan to ensure your wellbeing. Our goal is to help you achieve this and keep it going for the rest of your life.
What can I expect from preventative dental care?
The old saying ‘prevention is better than cure’ holds true when applied to preventative dental care. It is important to your overall health and wellbeing that you take the necessary steps to prevent major dental problems from arising. Not only do you save on long-term dental journeys and their associated costs, getting on top of any dental issues before they get serious can save you a lot of needless hassles and anxiety. It also helps in avoiding surgery.
The importance of regular dental checks and cleans
It's easy to get caught up with the day-to-day duties of work, school and family and we forget the value of regular dental tests and cleaning. Neglecting one's dental health, however, is close to being “penny wise and pound foolish”. We all know how a good set of teeth is linked to our quality of life. The state of our teeth and gums, after all, directly affects how we smile, speak, bite and chew. Scheduling dental checks and cleaning is simply an essential facet of any person or family's oral care routines-but especially true for that children's households. It is recommended that every member of your family visit the dentist at least twice a year for a medical check-up. Tartar and plaque don't take very long to turn into oral cavities, gum disorders and other problems. Parents need to be conscious that there is not enough frequent brushing at home to maintain adequate oral hygiene.
Good cleaning at the dentist's office needs to accompany it. Regular dental checkups are also important to control your teeth and gums’ health. Using highly accurate diagnostic tools, our dentist will be able to look for warning signs you may not be aware of, including: tooth decay, gum area changes, underlying problems, disruption or deterioration of prior dental work, etc.
Are You Looking for Preventative Dentistry Experts You Can Trust?
Drs. Jabbour and Kwon know that the perfect smile takes precision as well as a depth of knowledge in multiple aspects of dentistry. In addition to general dentistry, they have sought extensive education in the areas of preventative dentistry. Combining today's advanced dental treatments and materials, along with the skill, experience, and commitment of our practice, (using both science and artistry) we can literally redesign your smile. Even a subtle change in your smile helps you to project an image of self-confidence and high personal esteem. Contact us today to schedule an appointment!