Anyone and everyone who needs good information and advice on orthodontics will be here. It is quite a crowd. Among the crowd will be the beginners. The beginners who have not seen the inside of a dental clinic for many a year. Orthodontics Monrovia clinics might not even have been around for some of them. These are the folks, who let’s just say, have become quite long in the tooth. And many of them have already lost all of their teeth.
Whether walking about with gaps or clacking along with dentures, perhaps now in their old age they would have wizened up, just wondering out aloud how it was that they allowed their teeth and gums to get to this stage. Well, just gums if they’re lucky. Remember, for many of them, they’ve already lost their teeth. Could all of this have something to do with the fact that they never brushed their teeth like they were supposed to?
More than likely. So, if you’re still young and going lightly, there may still be time for you. So, start brushing your teeth at least three times a day. And go to the orthodontist for a regular checkup, at least once a year they say. But don’t be worried if they call you in on more than one occasion. Could be nothing serious but just a case of practicing preventive medicine. A thorough gums and teeth inspection will always detect early warning signs.
And before anything needs to get any worse than it has to, the orthodontist can quickly plug those gaps. He can also scrape away all that yellow decay and plaque build-up. That could have been from eating and drinking all the wrong things. So, apart from regular brushing, do take a good look at what’s been going in your mouth these days.