Importance of Regularly Scheduled Dental Exams

Regular dental exams and teeth cleanings are an incredibly important part of your oral health regimen. Proper oral hygiene is not only an important part of oral health, but it is also an important part of your overall physical health. Periodontal disease and gum infections can be related to heart disease, stroke, diabetes, and low birth weights. Regular check-ups and early detection make it possible to catch these problems early.

Brushing and flossing daily is a crucial part of your oral health care routine, but to make sure your teeth remain healthy, scheduling professional teeth cleaning twice a year with our dentist becomes a necessity. If treated early, tooth decay can be averted and repaired back to complete oral health. Here are some other ways that regular teeth cleanings and exams are important for your oral health.

Prevent Gum Disease

Gum disease is an infection that can lead to puffy, sore, bleeding gums that cause bad breath and eventual decay and bone loss if not treated. With decay and deterioration comes eventual tooth loss which should be enough to get anyone into our dentist office in East El Paso, TX for a regular check-up.

Prevent Tartar & Plaque Buildup

Build up is always going to be inevitable despite daily brushing and flossing at home. This is partly due to buildup gathering in hard to reach places between teeth and gums. During a professional dental cleaning, your hygienist can thoroughly clean all aspects of your teeth including the hard to reach places.

Teeth Look Great After a Cleaning!

During your teeth cleaning the hygienist will polish your teeth helping to fight stains and leave your smile looking vibrant and healthy. Having a great smile is the best way to have confidence and make lasting good first impressions. This will improve your social life, career opportunities, and enhanced relationships with your loved ones.

Save Your Teeth from Future Decay

Prevention today will always be cheaper than costly restorative dental procedures and treatments in the future. Early detection of dental health problems will alert your dentist who can take action before it’s too late and help you avoid extensive dental procedures and expensive bills.

Schedule an Appointment Today!

Our professional dental team will answer any questions you have about dental treatment, financing, or dental health insurance. Our top priority is your comfort. If you haven’t gotten your teeth cleaned in a while then what are you waiting for? Call today at 915.595.3333, or send us a message from our Contact Us page.

We can’t wait to give you the smile you’ve always wanted!

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