Why Should You Go to a Regular Dental Check-Up?

Why Should You Go to a Regular Dental Check-Up?

EDWARD SHLUPER, DDS / on Dec 24 2021, 03:56 AM

Dental hygiene can be followed at home by practicing good dental care. But in order to notice early signs and signals of dental diseases, it is essential to visit the dentist twice every year. The dentists of Edward Shluper DDS have listed down why it is essential to undergo a regular dental checkup. 

Diagnose Dental Diseases

Most patients are unaware of dental diseases until severe symptoms become visible in the mouth. During a regular dental checkup, the dentist checks for signs of diseases which enables them to detect the dental diseases at the earliest. The treatment procedure for the disease is initiated at the earliest to resolve the condition and avoid dental complications. 

Precautionary Measure 

Dentists perform dental procedures that help to take precautionary measures towards oral diseases. The dentist suggests fluoride application, dental sealants and dietary changes that can help prevent diseases. Some patients may require better insight into brushing techniques that can help improve their oral health.

Dental Cleaning

Most people have a layer of plaque and tartar on their teeth and gum lines. During a regular dental checkup, the dentists perform dental cleaning to remove the plaque and tartar off the teeth. It helps to wash out bacteria from the mouth and avoid gum diseases like calculus gingivitis. 

Treat Bad Breath

Bad breath is a sign that signifies dental diseases. Regular dental check up helps the dentist to analyze the cause of the problem. They provide appropriate treatment to the patient, which can resolve bad breath.  Dentists also give better insight into oral hygiene that can help avoid bad breath in the future. 

Check on the Appearance

During dental checkups, the dentists evaluate the oral condition of the patient. It helps to detect if the patient requires a cosmetic treatment that can help enhance their smile. The dentist performs the treatments like dental bonding that helps to repair minor damages on the teeth. 

Consult the Dentist

Visiting the dentist at the right time is crucial to maintaining good dental health. It helps to avoid dental complications that may lead to tooth loss. 

Edward Shluper DDS, located at Mountain Lakes, NJ, is equipped with expert dentists and modern technologies that enable the best dental care facilities for patients. Dial (973) 743-5432 and schedule a consultation with the dentist to avail a complete dental checkup for you and yourself.

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  • Afton Jackson

    Jan 28 2022

    I really appreciate you discussing the better efficiency of dental cleaning when you get it done during a professional checkup. Reading that made me think about how my regular brushing habits haven't done anything at all to solve the stains my teeth have had over the holidays. I'll go and look for a teeth cleaning expert immediately so they can help me out with this. https://www.implantcenterofmaui.com/


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