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If you want a top-notch smile and oral health, then you need to attend your six-month checkups. This is very important and it’s key for your health. To help you know why, our dentist, Dr. Tontra Lowe, DDS, is happy to list the reasons why you should receive a dental cleaning and exam regularly.

Dental checkups can clean and strengthen your smile. The cleaning treatment provided can effectively remove plaque and tartar from your smile, which are two stubborn substances that are very toxic for your teeth and gums. It’s very important to remove plaque and tartar from your mouth regularly. The fluoride treatment provided can strengthen your tooth enamel and give it the ability to fight cavities, prevent enamel erosion, as well as remain in tip-top shape.

Dental checkups can help you treat dental issues quickly. Thanks to the exam portion of your appointment, your dentist can thoroughly examine your teeth, gums, throat, and mouth for any signs of dental issues. If there is a problem detected, big or small, she can take the immediate measures needed to help you restore your oral health. This can help you fix the problem before it gets worse and causes more damage and pain.

Now remember: You also need to keep up with oral hygiene and have a healthy and balanced diet. To learn more about how to have a top-notch smile in Haymarket, Virginia, or if you need to schedule an appointment, please reach out to Awesome Smiles Dental Center at 571-261-2600. Our dental team is happy to help you!