Tips To Keep Your Smile Healthy This Holiday Season
- Try to avoid sticky and hard candies. Sticky and hard candies can get lodged between the teeth, making it a breeding ground for harmful bacteria. The bacteria can stick to your teeth and cause problems for your oral health. Try chewing sugar-free gum if you have a sweet tooth. Sugar-free gum has been proven to increase saliva productivity which helps flush out harmful bacteria and debris.
- Brush your teeth twice a day for at least two minutes a day.
- Incorporate flossing to get rid of debris and bacteria in those hard to reach spots.
- Stay hydrated.
- Schedule preventive care visits to our Columbus, GA dentist office. Dr. Caves can properly check your mouth, teeth, gums, and jaw bone for any signs of dysfunction.Our preventive care visits also include a professional dental cleaning which can remove bacteria that regular brushing and flossing cannot. Depending on your needs, Dr. Caves can provide a restorative, general, or cosmetic dentistry service to improve your smile.
Schedule An AppointmentSchedule a dental cleaning and preventive care visit with Dr. Caves to help improve your smile. Patients can contact our Columbus, GA dentist office or schedule an appointment online.
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