Smiles are incredibly important. You need your teeth to talk and eat comfortably. You smile at people to show interest, and the smile plays a big role in how attractive you appear to others. You can see a cosmetic dentist in Roswell, GA for better dental health, and at home, pay attention to these three important areas to a healthy smile.

1. Teeth

Your teeth are crucial to the overall aesthetic of your smile. Over time, they can begin to degrade. Take good care of them by brushing and flossing every day. If stains start to build up and darken your teeth, you can undergo a teeth whitening treatment. A broken tooth can be replaced with a dental crown or bridge. In the event your teeth are out of alignment, orthodontic treatments are available to straighten them.

2. Gums

People tend to focus on their teeth that they neglect their gum tissues. Brushing and flossing is also important to the overall health of your gums. If you notice that your gums bleed after brushing or they become swollen, then you need to pay a visit to your dentist for a periodontal treatment.

3. Breath

Have you ever been standing next to someone who had really bad breath? Do not let that be you, and take the necessary steps to prevent halitosis. Make sure to brush your teeth and drink plenty of water every day. You should also be brushing your tongue to ward off unpleasant breath. If you do all this and our breath still smells bad, then it could be indicative of gum disease or a tooth infection.

Call Our Office

Dr. Judd Shenk and Dr. Michael Shenk are skilled dentists that are capable of performing numerous treatments to give you a smile you will be proud to show off often. New patients can contact us at 678-951-8109 while our current patients can reach us at 770-992-6568.