Delaying Dental Treatment: ALWAYS A Bad Idea, And Here’s Why
Did we recommend a dental treatment for you or a loved one during your last appointment, and you have yet to schedule your appointment? Perhaps you don’t need dental treatment, but when was the date of your last oral hygiene examination and cleaning? We know life is busy and time can get away from you, but it is important to make your dental health a priority. With summer right around the corner, we would hate for you or a family member to experience a dental emergency or complication that could have easily been avoided. Read on to learn more about the importance of being diligent about your oral health.
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One of the reasons we are so passionate about regular oral hygiene examination appointments is so we can inspect for any problems on the teeth or in the mouth. During each appointment, we pay close attention to any areas that we are watching for signs of progression. If a problem develops, we can recommend treatment in the early stages of whatever the problem may be. When treatment is delayed or postponed, the issue will continue to progress, leading to additional treatments, more in-depth treatments, and added expense.
The longer treatments are delayed, the greater the chance you have of experiencing a dental emergency. Unfortunately, dental problems never improve on their own and will continue to progress until treatment is received. If you experience dental anxiety, be sure to be honest with our team, and we can recommend sedation dentistry if it is needed.
If you or a loved one is in need of a dental treatment that has been postponed or delayed, be sure to contact our office located in Denton, MD to schedule the needed appointment. We want to be sure your oral health is back on track to help avoid a dental emergency this spring and summer. If you are in need of a routine hygiene examination, be sure to let our team know! We look forward to seeing you during your next appointment!