Oral Hygiene

Oral Hygiene

Regular schedule dental check-ups with your Dentist and your Certified Dental Hygienist is the most effective way to maintain proper oral health.

Oral health touches every aspect of our lives but is often taken for granted. Your mouth is a window into the health of your body. It can show signs of nutritional deficiencies or general infection. Systemic diseases, those that affect the entire body, may first become apparent because of mouth lesions or other oral problems.

In 2016, the FDI Dental World Federation published a new definition of oral health: “Oral health is multifaceted and includes the ability to speak, smile, taste, touch, chew, swallow, and convey a range of emotions through facial expressions with confidence and without pain, discomfort and disease of the craniofacial complex.”