Happy National Dental Hygienist Week
It’s National Dental Hygienist Week, and we’re excited to celebrate! This week is about saying thank you to the hardworking dental hygienists who keep our teeth clean and our smiles bright.
Dental hygienists are an important part of the dental team. They work closely with dentists to provide preventive and educational dental care. They also play a vital role in the early detection of dental and oral diseases.
As we all celebrate, one of the key ways to get involved in dental hygiene is simply by visiting your dentist
and dental hygienist regularly. Your dentist and hygienist can help track your oral health, identify potential issues, and provide necessary treatments.
At home, good oral hygiene is essential for overall dental health. This means brushing your teeth twice daily, flossing daily, and using mouthwash or a water flosser to remove any additional plaque or debris. Other steps include using a tongue scraper, chewing sugarless gum, and avoiding sweet or acidic snacks and drinks.
So, take care of your teeth, use good oral hygiene habits, and visit the dentist regularly. Don’t forget to thank your dental hygienist for their hard work and dedication to your smile! We hope you join us in celebrating National Dental Hygienist Week!
Schedule an Appointment today
Appointments for spring are already filling up, so if you’d like to schedule a check-up, call our office at (248) 852-3130 to schedule one today. It’s always the right time to support their good dental health.