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1. Helps Prevent Oral Cancer; One of the risk factors that dentist search for in a patient’s mouth during an exam is oral cancer. This helps dentist catch, if any, oral cancer at an early stage. Oral cancer can be curable if caught in time. Certain things such as tobacco, alcohol can cause oral cancer so if you are a tobacco and alcohol fan it is important to come in for your recare appointments.
2. Fight Off Gum Disease; Gingivitis is one of the most common conditions throughout the world. Gingivitis is caused by bacteria and plaque which slowly dig its way under your gums causing tartar and infection to feed off any sweets, sugar or anything. When you come in for your dental visits we can always stop the bacteria from spreading with a good cleaning.
3. Goes Beyond Your Teeth, helps maintain good health; Your mouth is one of the most important essences in your body. Think about this you eat, drink, kiss, talk, smile, ect. now if you have a diseased mouth you can’t enjoy these things anymore. Also with all the bacteria and infection growing in your mouth every time you drink or eat your swallowing it and it can get in your blood system or organs which causes deeper problems. To prevent this we recommend your regular cleanings and keep up with your visits. It’s better to spend a hundred dollars now then spend thousands in the future.