Preventive Dental Care Helps Avoid Future Complications
Different reasons make people stay away from preventive dental services. Some people will blame the lack of time to attend an appointment for a dental checkup and preventive hygienist appointment. For other people, the lack of dental insurance causes them not to seek preventive dental services. Dental anxiety is yet another reason that keeps people from the dentist even when they can afford care.
The cost of ignoring any warning signs is far higher than the cost of preventative dental care. Tooth decay and other dental problems do not discriminate against people — even the busy professionals who don’t have time for dental checkup will be hit hard.
An estimated 47 percent of people suffer from some degree of gum disease. Gum disease will lead to other problems such as gum recession, tooth sensitivity, bad breath, tooth loosening and ultimately tooth loss
Dental care has increasingly become more convenient today. Appointments can be booked online. Smartphones can be used to remind you of the next appointment. Dental cleaning is easy and fast with the procedure taking no longer than an hour.
Lack Of Insurance
The fact that many people are not covered by dental health insurance makes them fail to get the dental care they need.
The lack of preventative dental care leads to worsening of conditions such as oral cancer, gum disease, tooth infections and tooth decay.
People who suffer from dental anxiety would rather suffer than get preventative care from their dentist. The cost of avoiding the dentist until a dental condition worsens is very big. You should never avoid dental care due to anxiety. Try to find a dentist who has the experience of treating patients with anxiety.
High Tech Prevention
Preventative dentistry is very much the focus at Balsall Common and we can draw on some extremely advanced technology to help our patients enjoy on-going dental health with an absolute minimum of intrusive treatment. This is at the heart of our approach to family dentistry.
- Laser Scanner for Early Cavity Detection
- Treat Early Decay Without Fillings
- Reducing Decay by 40%
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