Brushing your teeth each morning and night and making an effort to remember to floss at least once each day can do more than simply provide you with fresh breath and a clean feeling mouth. Indeed, this important daily oral hygiene regimen is critically important for maintaining healthy teeth and periodontal tissues.
If you frequently struggle to maintain good oral health practices the increasing bacterial population in your mouth could cause plaque acids can start to build up in your mouth. This can start to demineralize or weaken the mineral density of your tooth enamel. As this acidic environment persists, it could greatly increase your chances of suffering a cavity on one of your teeth.
If your regularly scheduled dental checkup at Blue Hill Dental reveals early signs of tooth enamel demineralization, Dr. Hetal Rana administer a fluoride treatment to bolster the strength of your teeth. Any existing cavities that might have developed will also require timely treatment. This might call for installing simple dental fillings or performing a dental crown restoration.
Going forward you should make sure you are brushing your teeth with a fluoridated toothpaste to help maintain the strength of your tooth enamel. If you live in the Roseville, California, area and you are concerned about the health of your teeth you should call 916-774-4499 to schedule a checkup with fluoride treatment at Blue Hill Dental.