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Caring for your teeth and gums takes on many aspects. Not only should you be taking care of your teeth and gums by cleaning them effectively, but you should use tooth hazard prevention plans to keep your smile safe from any oral accidents or injuries that can arise on a day-to-day basis. The more you do to help prevent dental damage, the safer your smile will be.

To help protect your smile, be aware of the risks that tongue piercings can pose. Tongue piercings can easily lacerate your gums and chip and crack your teeth. In addition, they can lead to nerve damage, infection, and severe dental damage in the form of oral inflammation. Furthermore, tongue piercings can break off and cause significant choking risks.

It’s never too late consider an oral health care plan to help protect your teeth. In many ways, oral appliances such as mouth guards have been proven to be extremely beneficial for preventing tooth hazards as can minimize the effects of blunt trauma and can prevent chipping and cracking from occurring to your teeth. Speak with your dentist about having a mouth guard custom-crafted for your exact dental profile.

In regard to oral health care, always look for ways to enhance your oral health through effective oral health care prevention treatments. To avoid tooth hazards from damaging your smile, always make the right decisions. This includes avoiding biting into products such as ice. Biting hard products can easily chip and crack teeth and lead to severe dental damage. Instead, avoid biting into hard products altogether.

Is it your desire to further enhance your oral health care and your smile with tooth hazard treatments? Our team at Affordable Dentistry and Orthodontics looks forward to improving your smile with tooth hazard treatments. To book an appointment at our dentist office in Dallas, Texas, please contact Dr. Duane Taylor and our team by calling us at 214-330-7771.