Are you aware of the dangers that can easily affect your smile? Even genetic factors and the appearance of wisdom teeth can severely hamper your smile. In addition, practicing unhealthy habits such as smoking or using drugs can greatly increase your risk of dental damage.
Wisdom teeth typically grow in during our teen years. Unfortunately, they often come with a litany of hazards. Wisdom teeth can often grow in incorrectly or cause issues with our pre-existing smile, including infections, malocclusions, and tooth decay. If you feel like you’re having any issues with wisdom teeth growing in, visit your dentist.
Along with a healthy diet, it is important to always avoid products that can severely hamper your health progress. This includes smoking and using drugs. Not only are smoking and drugs extremely harmful to your mouth, but they can also hinder your physical and mental health as well. Within your smile alone they can lead to tooth loss, cancer, and even complete oral health failure. Thus, it is important to avoid smoking and drugs whenever possible.
If you require further treatment for dental damage, Dr. Joyce Bahng and our team at JB Dental Associates and TMD & Sleep Center will help you with your oral health care. If you would like to book an appointment with our dentist office in Sterling, Virginia, please call us at 703-444-4188.