Just a few days more for the new year are increasing our demands of modern life. You may have to meet deadlines at work, take care of your home, and also have a little 'me' time. The list is never-ending responsibilities and activities.
In the rush of taking care of others, do remember to take care of yourself. And sometimes, we keep our health aside just to fight through rush hours. This neglect can later concern your oral as well as overall health. The least concerned among all are preventive dental care measures. When our patients visit us, we check the effects of neglect and diligence. We understand the hustles may be jostling with your routine, but your health should always be your first priority.
Pain can mess up your schedule in different ways. Even your task list gets least important when it comes to a pounding toothache. Most dental emergencies take months or years to emerge, which would not have advanced so far if given proper care at the earliest.
Preventive dentistry is the best investment you can ever make to lead a healthy life. You can prevent various dental problems through regular checkups and with professional cleanings. Even a small cavity or a silent gum disease can be treated at its earliest, saving your time and money and leaving no discomfort. There is still ongoing research uncovering the links between oral health and overall health.
At our practice, we ensure to educate our patients on simple dental health tips that can help them keep good oral health at home. We advise you not to skip your timely dental checkups or periodic preventive dental visits, even with the best intentions. We are here to help out during dental emergencies, but we would always want you to be strict with your dental routine to avoid any dental issues.
So now is the time for your dental checkup. Take your phone and ring us now or book your appointment with just a click through our website.
Dr. Peter Yeh, DDS at Covington Signature Dentistry, can help improve the oral health of our patients while transforming their smiles. Call us at (253) 638-9955 or schedule an appointment online.