It’s easy to become a little complacent about your dental health. At Smileology in Niceville and Miramar Beach FL, we know that all too well! Our goal in this blog post is for you to evaluate where you stand, and consider how you can improve things.
Good: Brush teeth once a day.
Better: Brush teeth right after each meal.
Best: Brush after each meal and floss correctly before bed.
Good: See us if you get a toothache.
Better: See us once a year, even if you don’t notice any dental problems.
Best: Twice-yearly, have a thorough dental exam and professional dental cleaning at our office.
A White Smile
Good: Use a whitening toothpaste.
Better: Use a whitening product at home.
Best: Schedule Zoom!® in-office teeth whitening.
Good: Ignore it. (We don’t recommend this.)
Better: Get a quality dental bridge.
Best: Restore your smile with a durable and naturally-functioning dental implant.
Good: Eat a healthy diet.
Better: Eat a healthy diet and limit sugary snacks and beverages.
Best: Eat a wholesome diet, limit between-meal snacking, eat lots of calcium-rich foods, minimize sugary foods, abstain from energy drinks and soda, and sip water throughout the day to keep acid at bay.
At Smileology in Niceville and Miramar Beach FL, we are big advocates of preventative care. We want all our patients to enjoy excellent dental health. Find out why people from Destin and Florala AL trust us with their smiles! We offer general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, and much more. Request an appointment today!