Understanding The Importance of Routine Dental Cleanings

the importance of routine dental cleanings Practicing excellent oral hygiene can help you improve your overall oral health. Oral hygiene is a crucial part of preventive dental care. Ideally, preventive dental care is practiced at home as well as in the dentist office. Preventive dental care can help patients improve their gum, teeth, and overall oral health.

Most dentists recommend that patients visit the dentist twice a year for routine preventive care visit. During a routine preventive care visit, patients will receive a full dental exam and dental cleaning. A dental exam helps our team of dentists identify oral health issues like gum disease, tooth decay, and oral cancer. Dental cleanings are designed to remove harmful plaque and tartar buildup on the teeth. Regular dental cleanings are a necessary part of maintaining a healthy smile.

Baltimore dentist Dr. Ed Lazer offers a complete range of general dentistry services, including routine dental exams and dental cleanings. Dr. Lazer and our dental care team work with patients to improve their oral health. Our team of dentists will explain all aspects of the dental exam and discuss ways to improve or maintain your oral health.

What Happens If I Avoid The Dentist

Regular visits to the dentist allow our team to diagnose and treat any underlying oral health conditions. Routine dental exams and cleanings can lower your risk of certain oral health concerns and improve your overall dental health.

When you avoid the dentist, minor dental issues can develop into complex dental issues. Complex dental issues may require lengthy, advanced treatment. Regular visits to the dentist can save you time, money, and a hassle – in the long run. Regular dental visits also allow our dentist to identify signs of gum disease, tooth decay, and oral cancer; three conditions that will worsen over time if left untreated.

Schedule A Dental Cleaning In Baltimore, MD

To schedule a routine dental exam, call (410) 697-6290 or request an appointment online. Dr. Lazer and our dental care team look forward to helping our patients achieve a healthier smile.