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Being able to maintain proper oral health is easier than many people think. By giving yourself healthy habits of brushing twice a day, flossing each day, and visiting your dentist every six months, you can give yourself positive oral health while preventing oral disasters.

During your dental cleaning and checkup, your dentist will check your teeth for cavities. This is important for your oral health. It keeps cavities from growing and causing more serious problems in the future that could have been easily avoided. Preventing cavities is especially important during the upcoming holiday season. With all of the sugar and food available during the holidays, it’s more important than ever to protect your teeth. Brushing twice a day will help fight off cavities and flossing will clean unwanted particles that are stuck between your teeth.

However, going into your dental office for a six month check up will also help because your dentist will provide a deeper cleaning that will last until your next six month check up. With the deeper cleaning treatment a dentist can give, your teeth will be cleaner and brighter.

During your dental visit, your dentist will also check for gum disease. Checking for gum disease is an important part of your dental checkups. Your dentist will check for any signs and will provide any necessary treatment to keep your smile healthy. Gum disease can be easily prevented with the proper oral health care and healthy oral habits.

So, call your dentist today at 919-847-8074 and schedule your dental cleaning. We are here to help you have positive oral health each day.