What Can Happen to Your Teeth Without Proper Oral Care
At Dr. Maria Yazji Orthodontics, we encourage our South Florida patients to practice good oral hygiene. Not only does regular brushing and flossing keep teeth looking good, it keeps them healthy and strong too. Without proper oral care, you may face tooth and gum issues and lack confidence in your smile. Let’s take a look at a few common issues that can occur without dental care, and how you can prevent them.
Dental problem #1: Dental caries, also known as cavities
Caused by: Cavities can be caused by plaque buildup on your teeth, which contains bacteria that breaks down tooth enamel. Residue from sugary and starchy foods often give bacteria something ...