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Questions You Can Ask Your Dentist

Posted on 7/18/2022 by Shiv Sharma, DDS
Questions You Can Ask Your DentistIt is time to take control of your dental health. Asking your dentist the questions below the next time you see them will help you better understand the best ways to care for your teeth.

How Often Should I See My Dentist?

The typical guideline is to see your dentist once every six months; however, your specific circumstances may necessitate more frequent visits. Ask your dentist if they think you will benefit from more regular visits for teeth whitening or gum care.

Is There Anything I Can Do at Home to Keep My Teeth Healthy?

The basics of oral hygiene, such as brushing and flossing, are common knowledge, but there are more things you can do at home to keep your mouth healthy. To keep a healthy mouth and teeth, minimizing processed sugar intake, avoiding smoking, and using fluoride-containing toothpaste are good ideas.

You may want to try a new toothpaste or toothbrush to see if it helps. Your dentist may be able to provide you with specific recommendations and samples.

In What Age Range Should Children Visit the Dentist?

New parents and those intending to have children sometimes do not know the answer to this question; nonetheless, most babies are ready to see the dentist by their first birthday. Even if your present dentist treats the whole family, started looking for a pediatric dentist for your child as soon as possible is a good idea.

Is There Anything I Can Do to Improve My Smile?

If you are self-conscious about the appearance of your teeth due to their color, shape, or alignment, your dentist can offer advice on how to improve them. There are many ways to take care of the appearance of your teeth to give you the smile you want.

Please Tell Me How You Feel About My Dental Health

Your dentist will be challenged to summarize your current dental health concisely and speedily. You are omitting any confusing technical terms while also ensuring that your dentist does not skim over any possible health issues that you may have.

We can answer these and other inquiries, and we would be pleased to do so. Please make an appointment with us by Contacting Us Today!

Thank you for trusting us with your oral health. Give us a call at (650) 321-9693 .

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