350 S. Beverly Drive, Ste. 180, Beverly Hills, CA 90212

350 S. Beverly Drive, Ste. 180, Beverly Hills, CA 90212

Preventive dentistry Beverly Hills

Preventive dentistry is the process and procedures that are conducted on the teeth to ensure that they remain healthy and in their original state. The processes and procedures are essential in making sure that dental conditions like gum diseases, wearing of the enamel, cavities, teeth loss and teeth staining do not occur.

Preventive dentistry Beverly Hills can be carried out in various forms such as through dental cleanings and brushing on a daily basis.

The American Dental Association (ADA) advised individuals to regularly visit the dentist at the specified intervals to maintain high standards of oral health. The regular visits at the Storm and Associates are set aside to make sure that the teeth remain white, healthy and clean. Proper oral hygiene should be taught to children from a very tender age. Preventive dentistry is very beneficial to all individuals but especially children who are still in the process of developing permanent teeth to ensure that they develop healthily and strong.

Best Practices for Healthy Teeth

Brushing the Teeth Daily

The most fundamental practice of preventive dentistry is the brushing of teeth on a daily basis using the ADA (American Dental Association) approved fluoride toothpaste. Toothbrushes should be replaced at least three or four times annually or as soon as fraying begins to occur on the bristles. When brushing the teeth include the tongue too to ensure that all bacteria is removed from the mouth and they stay fresh.

 Daily flossing

The tight spaces in between the teeth are cleaned adequately through flossing which is why it is recommended on a daily basis. For people with braces floss, threaders might be ideal since they will be able to clean even in between the metal brackets. Flossing becomes active when it is done in the right manner. It is therefore essential to request your dentist to demonstrate how you should floss your teeth to make sure that your efforts to keep your teeth clean and healthy bear fruits.

Regular Visits to the Dentist

It is essential to visit the dentist for teeth and gum check-up at least once annually. Individuals with oral health conditions or are most likely to experience them should make sure they visit the dentist at regular intervals as opposed to those with a healthy dental formula who can visit only one in a year. The frequent or regular visits to the dentist will allow the dentist to diagnose any dental conditions that might exist or those that an individual is at high risk of getting and treat them immediately before they progress. The medical covers or insurance usually cover the visits to the dentist, but it is essential to get the details of precisely what is covered by the insurance providers.

Eat a Balanced Diet

Intake of a balanced diet is also essential in preventive dentistry in Beverly Hills because it provides the teeth with the necessary nutrition that is required for them to stay healthy and active. Less consumption of sugar and carbohydrates such as white bread is recommended. Every day plenty of water should be consumed as well as vitamins. A balanced diet with all the required nutrients will significantly contribute to maintaining a smile that is healthy.

To learn more about preventive dentistry or to schedule a consultation, call us at 310.277.3451.
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350 S. Beverly Drive, Ste. 180
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Phone: 310.277.3451
Fax: 310.277.4136

350 S. Beverly Drive, Ste. 180 Beverly Hills, CA 90212

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