The Importance Of Preventive Care
By Beckelman
May 16, 2017
Category: Oral Health

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Preventive dental care can keep your teeth and your smile healthy. Dr. Robert Beckelman at Leading Care Dental in Garden City, New York wants to share the facts about how preventive care can help you. He offers a full range of preventive and restorative services to ensure a lifetime of dental health.

These are just a few of the preventive services he provides:

For adults:

  • Screening for oral cancer
  • Dental hygiene services
  • Periodontal therapy services
  • Digital dental x-rays
  • Intra-oral cameras

For children:

  • Pediatric dental hygiene services
  • Fluoride treatments
  • Digital dental x-rays
  • Dental sealants
  • Sports mouthguards
  • Oral hygiene instruction

You may or may not feel pain and still have a dental problem. There are many dental problems that can only be identified during a dental examination with dental x-rays. By visiting your dentist regularly you can help prevent:

  • Untreated decay becoming a root canal or tooth extraction
  • Untreated gum infection becoming periodontal disease
  • Untreated periodontal disease becoming a tooth extraction
  • Tooth extractions resulting in the need for partials, bridges, dentures or implants

Don’t procrastinate when it comes to taking care of your oral health. Your oral health affects your general health and well-being. You want to be able to show a beautiful smile to the world, and you want to be able to eat the foods you love. Preventive dental care can help preserve your smile. For more information about preventive and restorative services, call Dr. Robert Beckelman at Leading Care Dental in Garden City, New York. Call today!