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If you’re looking to effectively improve your smile so it can continue to function for you for the rest of your life, you have to start thinking about how various activities and treatments affect you as you age. You may need to alter your lifestyle habits, your diet, and your cleaning routines as you age to ensure your smile can continue to thrive as you get older.

In order to make sure that your smile is being well taken care of, don’t forget that you need to constantly have plans in place should any oral accidents or injuries arise. If you need to receive restorations or treatments, visit your dentist. Additionally, your dentist can help with your oral hygiene by providing you with bi-annual cleanings.

Speaking of your oral health hygiene levels, make sure that you’re always brushing and flossing every day and continually tracking your progress to ensure that no debris and plaque buildup is left behind. Exercise care with the products you are using, as various toothbrushes may be too abrasive for your teeth.

If you are looking to restore your smile with geriatric oral health care contact Dr. Brenda E. Howard and our team at Blissful Dental. Contact us by calling 301.552.2662 to set up a reservation to see us at our office in Lanham, Maryland.