Why is Preventive Dentistry Important?
Preventive dentistry is important for several reasons, the first being, it protects your oral health. When you protect your oral health, you can avoid cavities, gum disease, tooth damage, and several other problems. Although we can treat any dental problems you encounter, they usually have an impact on your tooth’s strength and cost a lot. You may even lose a tooth if a tooth becomes so badly damaged or infected that it can’t be saved. If you suffer from gum disease, it can even impact the health of your entire body by increasing your risk of heart problems.
If you want to save yourself from expensive treatments, painful symptoms, a decline in overall health, and potential tooth loss, you will take preventive dentistry seriously.