It’s time to stop putting it off. Here are four reasons to pick up the phone in the next five minutes and call your dentist for a visit.
Given the choice, which would you prefer?
A.) Have a routine dental cleaning and checkup at your convenience
B.) Use up a sick day at work to call in for an emergency root canal
Surprisingly, most people somehow make time for option B.
It’s simple, really. Get it over with so that you can stay more in control of your life.
Many a routine dental visit has revealed health problems patients never knew they had. Your mouth is connected to the rest of your body. Dentists know what is and isn’t normal in the oral environment. A simple dental examination could uncover early signs that you should see your doctor.
Insurance benefits usually reset at the start of the new year. If you have a dental checkup now, you can get a good idea of what your oral health priorities are. Your dentist will help you create a to-do list that suits your schedule and budget and lets you strategically maximize your benefits right through the end of December.
A lot of dental issues can be kept manageable (and affordable) just by catching them early enough. Routine x-rays, examinations, screenings, and preventative treatments will keep you on top of your oral health and minimize any unpleasant surprises.
So what are you waiting for? Contact a dental office near you today.
Posted on behalf of:
Wayne G. Suway, DDS, MAGD
1820 The Exchange SE #600
Atlanta, GA 30339
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