It’s no secret—people often put off going to the dentist because it can be an unpleasant experience. People often dread the discomfort that a bad trip to the dentist can cause. The sad effect of this delay can be more uncomfortable visits to the dentist when you can no longer delay visiting the dentist for the help you need.
It’s a little like changing the oil in your car—the longer you go between simple oil changes, the greater the risk that you will do major damage to your engine. Putting off simple dental care can cause tiny problems to balloon into major issues.
At Scheive Family Dental Care, we don’t want this to happen to you. We strive to provide gentle, stress-free routine care for your teeth so that a dental visit becomes nothing to stress about. It’s no secret that a healthy mouth has been linked to better overall health. Take the time to do your best for yourself (and your family) by scheduling a dental visit today.
A healthy body is something you can work toward with a healthy, balanced diet and exercise. Likewise, a healthy smile is built up with regular oral care: brushing, flossing, and regular checkups.
Some signs your oral hygiene routine is working include clean teeth, pink gums that don’t hurt or bleed easily (like when brushing your teeth), and not having constant bad breath. If you are experiencing any of those issues, call us to make an appointment, and we will be your personal trainers to get you back on track to your best smile.
Oral cancer is something no one wants to think about. Let us take the stress out of this subject; we screen for oral cancer at each dental exam. When caught early, in the pre-cancer stage, treatment is more effective and often more successful.
There are some factors that can increase your risk of developing oral cancer. These include:
If you have questions about general dentistry or would like to schedule a consultation with your Glen Ellyn dentist, give us a call today or schedule an appointment online! We look forward to smiling with you.