Avoiding Oral Infections

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For most of us, our health is one of the few things we have a lot of control over in life. While genetics plays a big factor, and diseases like cancer seem to afflict anyone in any circumstance, for the large majority of us, our health is something we can keep in check.
A key to doing that is avoiding any type of oral health issues. Oral infections, in particular, can cause lasting damage not only to your mouth but the rest of your body as well. Let’s look at a couple of tips to avoid them.

Good oral health care
A common issue that many dentist professionals deal with is poor, inconsistent oral health care. This includes irregular brushing, no flossing, and minimal attention paid to gum health. Dr. Corey Johnson sees all of these problems on a regular basis.

That’s why he recommends you establish a good oral health care routine that you can regularly adhere to. This will help prevent any oral infections from taking place.

Seek care quickly
Our team here at Corey I. Johnson D.D.S., P.C. is always ready to provide quick dental care in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. That’s we urge you to come in to see us as soon as possible if you suspect that there’s anything amiss with your oral health. Delaying treatment can have serious side effects – notably, tooth loss and infections in your jaw bone.

Don’t let oral health infections get in your life. Contact us today at 970-945-9119 to see how we can help.