What is preventive dentistry? Preventive dental care is the number one way to avoid major dental issues later down the road. It is the key to long-term dental health for people of all ages. Below are some of the ways our office can help you stay healthy.
Preventive Dentistry Care for Children
What is the goal of preventive dentistry? Preventive dentistry is especially important for children. The habits children learn while they are young will stay with them throughout their entire lives. It is important to teach your child good oral hygiene habits and proper nutrition in order to build a foundation for a healthy mouth and a healthy body for life.
Beaumont Family Dentistry in Lexington, KY offers dental visits for children beginning around age 2. These are “Happy Visits” intended to allow your child to acclimate to our office and get a head start on being healthy. We also offer pain-free fillings for kids, as well as other services and products to prevent major dental issues. Read on to learn more about how we can help your child prevent oral health problems. To learn more about our family dentistry services, visit our page here.
Proper At-Home Dental Health Care
We strongly believe in patient education. We focus on making sure each of our patients knows how to properly care for their teeth at home. This is the foundation of preventive dentistry and extremely important for people of all ages. Below are some tips on how to properly care for your teeth. If you have any questions or would like additional advice, please contact our office.
Brush at least twice per day. A brush with a small head (one that can easily reach all the nooks and crannies of your mouth) and soft bristles is best.
Products and Services We Provide
If you are properly taking care of your teeth at home, great – but you can probably do more to help prevent oral health issues. Below are some of the products and services we can provide to help you further protect your teeth from disease, decay, and injury.
If you are ready to make an appointment for primary preventive dentistry, please call Beaumont Family Dentistry in Lexington, KY or use our online form to send us a message. We can’t wait to hear from you!
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