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This holiday, don’t be frightened away from your dentist. Come in for a dental cleaning and protect your smile from the sugar invasion today! Preparing your smile for the sugar invasion ringing your doorbell, could save your smile from negative oral health and dangers. That is why our team is here to explain to you why dental cleanings can help save your smile this holiday season.

Dental cleanings are vital to your oral health. One of the reasons they are so important is because dentists can remove stubborn plaque and tartar from your teeth. Plaque and tartar cause harmful bacteria, and when left untreated you could suffer from cavities and gum disease, which could lead to tooth loss and other serious oral health problems.

Another reason to regularly visit your dentist is for a check for oral cancer. In each dental screening, your dentist will be checking for other potential threats to your oral health, and cancer could be a serious threat. This is also a great chance to catch cavities and have them repaired before the cavities becomes too big resulting in the loss of a tooth.

As you can see, there is so many reasons to come and see your friendly dentist. Our staff here at Dr. Michael Hollingsworth in St. Joseph, Missouri, is always happy to keep your smile beautiful and healthy. So, prepare for this sugar invasion and protect your smile today by calling 816.232.8788.