5 Signs That Mean You Should See A Dentist

5 Signs That Mean You Should See A Dentist

5 Signs That Mean You Should See A Dentist

You know you should see your dentist regularly, but there are also signs you should see a dentist as soon as possible. If you have any of these experiences, make an appointment for dental services.

1. Ongoing Issues That Need Dental Work


Tooth or gum sensitivity, bleeding gums, cavities, and pain when you eat certain foods are signs that you need a dental visit. Another example of an ongoing issue is experiencing pain when you brush or floss your teeth.

2. Persistent Bad Breath

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Yes, it may seem embarrassing to talk about, but your dental team is one of your best resources at conquering that odorous issue once and for all. One of the worst things you can do is try to mask it with mouthwash!

3. Food Getting Stuck Between Your Teeth


If you’re searching for a toothpick after each meal, there’s a chance that an old filling or even gum disease may be a contributing factor. It’s best to have it checked out before a bigger problem pops up.

4. Concern About Your Appearance


Once you start to see tartar and stain deposits across your teeth, there’s no way to brush them off or if your teeth are stained, discolored, or dull and you do not want to smile or talk to people its a sure sign you need to see your dentist.  A visit to the dentist for teeth whitening is the first step toward self-confidence.  Thankfully, a routine dental cleaning can give you a fresher, brighter smile.

5. It’s Been Ages Since You’ve Been To The Dentist

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It is recommended that everyone should see a dentist at least twice each year. You can have a professional cleaning and a complete examination.  We’re only too happy to answer questions about your oral health, and share useful information with you.

Twice-annual visits to the dentist are necessary for oral health. However, if you experience any of these other issues please call us on (091) 563 792 to make an appointment.





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Galway, Ireland