At Iverson Orthodontics, our goal is to provide you and your family with healthy, happy smiles. Most people know that seeing a dentist every six months for a cleaning is essential to your oral health, but the way you care for your teeth at home is just as important as seeing a dental professional. Your daily routine not only sets the stage for a healthy smile but it also helps to maintain your overall health and well-being. Dr. Iverson offers several at-home steps below that you should be taking each day to present your best smile to the world.
Regardless of your age or whether you have braces, Dr. Iverson urges you to incorporate the below practices into your daily regimen:
If your oral health is neglected at home, you run the risk of developing serious dental issues. Teeth that aren’t cleaned daily will allow plaque and tartar to build up and could lead to tooth decay, enamel wear, or gum disease. Contact our office for more oral health tips or to schedule a consultation with Dr. Iverson.