5 Benefits of Regular Dental Visit
As the saying “Prevention is better than cure” says a lot in itself.
Regular dental checkup provides a professional perspective of your current oral health. Dentists play a role in maintaining healthy gums and good oral hygiene.
So if planning to cancel a dental visit, kindly consider the risk.
Following are a few points why you should visit a dentist on a regular basis.
- EARLY DIAGNOSIS
A regular visit to your dentist would ensure early detection for successful treatment. In the long run, this is not only is cost-efficient but also less traumatic and less painful for the patients.
- AVOID COMPLEX TREATMENT
Oral cancer is a proliferative disease which needs complex treatment if detected at a later stage. Dentists can detect the signs and symptoms at an early stage and provide immediate treatment, thus saving lives.
- HEALTHY GUMS AND BONE
One of the misbeliefs in India that only Teeth Health is important while doing so patients tend to neglect bone and gum health.
It’s important to know, gums and bone help in the anchorage of teeth which requires a routine check to prevent Periodontal Disease and Bone loss with the help of high tech X-Ray
- CONTROLLING BAD HABITS
Few habits like clenching your teeth, brushing too hard, etc develop involuntarily and usually, patients are unaware of them, dentists play a role in detecting and correcting the same.
- AESTHETIC IMPORTANCE
We all love a Perfect Smile. Dentists can help you get your perfect smile.
Bleaching, Orthodontic treatment, Veeners, Smile designing, Vampire lifts, etc are some of the technical treatment to enhance once aesthetics.
Dr Fatima Zuhara Shaikh is a bachelor of dental surgery. She has graduated from TPCT’s Terna Dental College,Navi Mumbai. She is well versed with general dentistry. She has special interest in Endodontic procedures. She is currently practising in Colaba.