Have you seen your dentist? June is Oral Hygiene Month, but any month is good to schedule an oral exam if you haven’t had one yet. Everyone, no matter what age, should visit the dentist at least once a year (or better yet, once every six months) for a dental exam. It should include the following:
Why is dental health important?
Poor oral health can be a sign of diseases like diabetes and heart disease. Taking good care of your teeth can help avoid tooth decay, gum disease and tooth loss. Seeing a dentist every year is the best way to make sure your mouth is healthy.
How to stay on top of your dental health:
If you haven’t already done so this year, why not schedule your annual dental exam and cleaning today?