We firmly believe that proactive oral hygiene is an essential component of good and responsible dental care. In simple terms, good oral hygiene leads to good oral health which, in turn, contributes to good general health.
Medical research consistently points to the apparent link between poor oral health and certain systemic diseases such as diabetes, respiratory, heart and other ailments.
Our proactive oral hygiene program is twofold: prevention and maintenance. In very general terms, we are talking about the prevention of potential dental problems in the future; in more specific terms, we mean primarily the prevention of cavities and gum disease.
Problems in one or both areas can have significant impact on a person’s appearance, health and overall quality of life. With this in mind, your dentists (Dr. Dalios and Dr. Gozar), together with your hygienists, will carefully evaluate the status of your oral health and then recommend an oral hygiene regimen tailored to your specific needs. Most of our patients fall into one of the following categories: