Are you afraid of the dentist or does it appear as if you do not have the time to schedule an appointment? If so, you are placing your wallet as well as your oral health at risk. What issues are caused by procrastination?
- You are at a much higher risk of poor oral health.
- You might require more costly procedures in the future.
- You may eventually lose teeth or develop serious conditions such as advanced gum disease.
“Avoiding the dentist can cost you more money and cause more harm than you think years down the line.”
If you’re indeed afraid of the dentist, talk to your dentist about your fears. Today’s dentists are very gentle, and they understand dental phobias. They can help you get past your fears — so you get the dental treatment you need.
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