Why Getting Checkups Are Essential

Many people don’t understand why it is standard to get a checkup every 6 months for their mouth. Your teeth are just as important as the rest of your body and needs medical attention. Even though your teeth are white and are brushed twice a day doesn’t meant everything is A-Okay. There are many factors into why you should get your mouth examined every 6 months which includes being checked for: gum disease, oral cancer, tooth decay, and other oral problems.  Just like how you would go for a physical or checkup for the rest of your body, your mouth is just as important and can have diseases building up that are just as scary as anything else.

It is important to tell your Oakwood Dental Arts dentist if you have any new health complications such as heart disease or diabetes. Call at any of our locations on Staten Island, Freehold or Shrewsbury. Call us and make an appointment today!