How long has it been since your last visit to the dentist? Are you within those 40%of Spaniards that go once a year or are you one of those people who hasn´t been in years. It´s important to change your way of thinking and visit the dentist at least twice a year to maintain a healthy mouth
In the case of children, we advise parents to take their children for routine check-ups from the age of 2 or 3 years old. Maintaining a routine of prevention such as an adequate daily dental higiene, visiting a dentist for a cleaning to eliminate bacterial dental plaque and accumulated tartar between the teeth is important. And we don´t even consider the possibility of fillings especially in the Summer and holiday periods.
Patients tend to just wait until a dental problem arises physically and causes pain, however there are diseases or pathologies that manifest without warning and sometimes without pain and once they are detected it may be too late. There are a lot of reasons why people do not visit the dentist – elevated prices ,fear … In Spain, the number of dentists has grown by 130% in the last ten years and regardless Spaniards are at the bottom of the European Ladder in terms of visits to the dentist.
Technological advances allow, on the one hand, for a much more comfortable dental experience and above all ensure perfect results in record time. And, on the other hand, as time goes on these new tecniques become the norm and the prices become affordable for all patients.