At Ackley Dental Group, we are passionate about the oral health of our patients of all ages. Since we typically see our patients only twice a year, we encourage you and your family members to maintain a regular oral hygiene routine at home to ensure your teeth are being cared for between visits to our office. While we know adults are more than capable of handling this directive, our child patients may need some extra help and direction from the adults in the home. Sometimes, problems can arise with teenagers, who are known for being reluctant to follow directions and may not make their oral health a priority.
After the past year, the importance of health is at the forefront of everyone’s mind. While the health of our bodies should of course be a big concern during this time, it is imperative that we not forget about our oral health, as it is just as important. Did you know that your mouth is the gateway to your body? You might be wondering what that question means. Continue reading to learn more and find out why it might be time to pay a visit to our office.