HEALTH

PrimeCare Dental Stress the Importance of Yearly Checkups

Sunday 1 August 2021, 2:09PM
By Beckie Wright
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A dental checkup is a good thing, and you should get one at least once a year. People who regularly get checkups are less likely to ever deal with a serious dental issue that requires an invasive treatment. That is just one benefit of preventative dentistry. 

Preventative dental services are aimed at tackling tooth decay and wear in the most effective way possible, and that always starts with dental hygiene as recommended by your practitioner. Regular visits to your dentist are necessary for your prolonged oral health, as they can pick up on problems in their early stages and tackle them before they become more severe. 

Preventative dentistry covers everything your dentist does that doesn’t tackle an immediate problem, and is focused on performing regular preventative measures that deter future problems from occurring, beginning with regular dental exams. Your dentist will be able to check up on all aspects of your dental health, and if there is a problem starting to manifest, they’ll give you the best recommendations to tackle it before it becomes a severe impact on your health.  

Similarly, Primecare Dental offer dental x-rays which are routinely used to diagnose early decay, abscesses and periodontal (gum disease) problems. They can monitor the growth and crowding of your teeth and perform any necessary extractions early on as well. To maintain excellent oral health, you should also attend your dentist for regular cleanings to remove plaque build-up on teeth and around your gums in order to extend the life of your natural teeth.  

Primecare Dental recommend implementing a few dental routines that encourage your dental health. These dental hygiene practices will prevent the occurrence of dental problems such as gum disease, plaque buildup, bad breath, and tooth cavities – all which usually results from a lack of consistent oral health practices. 

Primecare Dental, are able to offer you all of the necessary services to keep you smiling for years to come, so you should contact them to set up a consultation visit, and with this in mind, please take a moment to find out more about dental bonding and invisible braces by going to their website at http://primecaredetnal.co.nz .