Discussing Dentistry: Oral Health Care

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How would you assess your oral health care in terms of its effectiveness? If you notice that your teeth and gums are not in the condition they should be in, or if your jaw and face tend to suffer from damage due to outside problems, various treatments and techniques may need to be employed to protect your smile in the future.

Make sure to avoid any products in your diet that can damage your teeth and gums. Just as sugars and starches are known for causing dental erosion and putting your teeth at risk for decay and cavities, you also need to be aware of hard products that can chip and crack your teeth. Furthermore, those products that are extremely sour have a low pH level can be extremely acidic and do damage to your tooth enamel.

If you’re having any issues with your nutrition, it could be affecting your oral health care. Having unhealthy lifestyle habits, or susceptibilities to various oral accidents and injuries, can increase your risk for poor oral health and lead to problems down the road. Not only do you need to make sure that you know your complete dental history but be aware of any vulnerabilities in your life and take the necessary steps to protect your teeth and gums for a lifetime of happiness.

With the skilled dentistry of Dr. Chadwick Webster and our team at our office in Tulsa, Oklahoma, we can help make sure your smile stays safe and strong. To book an appointment for your oral health care at Dental Creations, call us at 918-307-0307.