Happy Oral Health Month - Common Questions Answered

Happy Oral Health Month! We want to celebrate by talking about oral health - answering some common questions we hear frequently.

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Question 3 - Are Baby Teeth Important?

Yes, your child’s primary teeth, “baby teeth”, serve a very important role in creating placeholders for the permanent teeth, aiding in speech, chewing, and many other functions. You can learn more about baby teeth by reading our article, “The Importance of Baby Teeth”.

Question 4 - How Often Do I Need to Visit the Dentist?

This answer can vary, however, for most people it is recommended that you come in for regular hygiene visits every 6 months.

Question 5 - How Can I Whiten My Teeth?

The best and safest way to improve the visual appearance of your teeth is to come in for a cosmetic dentistry consultation. This allows us to examine your smile and make the best recommendation for you.

Have More Questions?

Still, have more questions about your oral health? We love to chat! Feel free to bring a list of questions you might have in on your next visit - we’d love to answer them!