The Importance of Regular Dental Check-ups

Most of us don’t bother going to the dentist until we start to have a problem with one of our teeth, but regular appointments are important to keep your teeth and gums healthy. Preventing Gum Disease The primary cause of tooth loss in adults is gum disease, individuals who fail to visit the dentist regularly have a much higher chance of suffering from periodontal disease. Research suggests that close to 50% of adults over the age of 30 in the UK have some form of periodontal disease, this figure increases