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If your oral health care is at risk in any aspect of your life, you will need to have preventive treatments in place to help keep your smile safe. Tooth hazard risks can arrive in different avenues of your life. Only by implementing effective oral health care treatments can you hope to improve your smile and avoid dental damage as best as possible. Dental damage can arise from the foods you’re eating, your oral hygiene or a lack of visits to your dentist. It’s important that you always visit your dentist for routine oral examinations and professional cleanings to determine if any tooth hazards have arisen.

In situations where you are suffering from your diet, you will need to determine which aspects are causing issues. Typically, microscopic damage in the form of dental erosion is present due to food particles and debris hanging around your mouth. This can be caused by sugary drinks such a soda or even due to starches or other similar products. To help keep your smile safe, always clean your mouth out after eating and drinking. Furthermore, avoid unhealthy products as much as possible. Another common risk from foods can be linked to hard products such as hard candies or snacks. If you bite into something and it’s too hard, it can result in tooth chips or cracks. Thus, exercise caution with any products that may be too hard to bite into. Exercise caution with any issues that may have arisen in the past or could potentially arise in the future.

For more information concerning optimum oral health or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Amir Nikraz and the rest of our team, please contact us at our dentist office in San Clemente, California, by calling 949-366-1177. Artistic Dentistry can put you on the path to a healthy smile!