What is Preventative Dentistry?

Preventative dentistry means maintaining a healthy smile and lifestyle.

It includes:

– Proper nutrition and dietary habits

– Brushing and flossing

– Fluoride

– Regular dental check-ups

– Assessing risk of developing cavities

– Evaluating oral growth and development

– Oral health education

– Protection against injuries

– Management of oral habits

– Guidance of erupting teeth

– Sealants