Open communication with your health care providers is the secret to optimum health, and the same is true of your dentist. Your dentist in Glenview is your partner in achieving and maintaining your oral health, and you should feel comfortable about communicating openly with them and asking any questions you might have about your teeth and mouth. Here are some questions for you to think about asking to get the conversation started the next time you visit your dentist.
How Can I Improve My Home Care Routine?
Your dentist and hygienist are a wealth of knowledge, which they are always happy to share with patients. Combine that with their knowledge of your health history, and they can give you recommendations for the right products and techniques for you to take care of your smile that are tailored to your unique needs.
How Can I Improve My Smile?
You might be surprised to learn that there are many cost-effective and efficient treatments you can choose from if you'd like to enhance your smile. Communicate your concerns with your dentist, and they can recommend different treatment procedures that will suit your lifestyle and budget. You may even have multiple options to choose from!
How Can I Prevent Gum Disease and Cavities?
Did you know that your nutrition plays a major role in your oral health? You can actually prevent cavities and gum disease by closely monitoring your sugar intake and eating a diet that is rich in fruits and vegetables. Your dentist is happy to explain how nutrition affects your oral health, and other steps you can take to protect your oral health at home.
Do you have more questions? Feel free to contact your team at Gallery Park Dental, or talk with us at your next routine visit.