You have the power to maintain a healthy mouth by practicing good dental hygiene and visiting the dentist for regular dental exams. Daily dental care and periodic office visits are the keys to good oral health. Preventing tooth decay, gum disease, and harmful bacteria from entering the bloodstream protects your immune system and supports your wellness overall.
DENTAL EXAM DENTAL CLEANING
Why schedule a dental hygiene exam?
Catch any problems at their earliest stages
Prevent and limit damage to teeth and gums
Treat problems in the most manageable way
Dental cleaning helps maintain and boost oral health
DENTAL HYGIENE TIPS FROM THE NIH:
Brush your teeth every day with a fluoride toothpaste
Clean between your teeth every day with floss or another between the teeth cleaner
Snack smart (limit sugar)
Don’t smoke or chew tobacco
See your dentist or oral health professional regularly
If you have any further questions about proper teeth cleaning procedures please feel free to speak with any of our Southport Family Dental team members.