Taking care of your smile doesn’t just help your teeth look brighter for longer, but can prevent many common oral health issues. As we age, our risk for tooth loss increases due to gum disease, tooth decay, and dry mouth.

Fortunately, your dentist is there to support your oral care. By committing to routine visits with your dentist, along with your oral health care practices at home, you can keep your smile bright and healthy for life. Here are a few reasons why routine dental care is so important.

An article by Dr. Samir Alaswad. Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

Read the full article here: Why Routine Dental Care Is So Important