Preventative Dentistry in Crayford, we'd love to help
Preventive dentistry is the modern approach to reducing the amount of dental treatment required to maintain a healthy mouth and help keep your teeth for life. This is why at Ark-G Dental & Cosmetic Centre Crayford we are passionate about providing our patients with the skills a knowledge required to put themselves ahead of the issues.
Tooth loss primarily results from gum disease and decay. A proactive approach to the management of these causes, therefore, increases the opportunity for prevention.
Whilst it is the ideal way to manage the oral healthcare of children and young adults, it is the recommended approach for everyone – including people with false teeth who can benefit through the early identification of conditions like mouth cancer and denture stomatitis.
Through recommended treatment and a maintenance plan, the combined efforts of the dentist, hygienist and patient can help prevent the need for treatment and so avoid the historical pattern of fillings and extractions.