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Biological dentistry focuses attention on prevention to help OH patients enjoy healthier lives

Preventative dentistry isn’t only about brushing your teeth and visiting the dentist. Preventative dentistry encompasses an array of lifestyle changes, precautions, and knowledge all working together to help keep your teeth and gums healthy. Dr. Cobb and his team at Alex Bell Dental practice biological dentistry which is a philosophy that focuses on the connection between oral health and overall wellness. By taking the necessary steps to keep your mouth healthy, patients can avoid potential oral diseases and improve overall health.

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Why is preventative dental care so important?

In recent times, more and more studies are being published about the connection between the oral health and wellness in the entire body. Bacteria left to thrive in the mouth can travel throughout the body, leading to an increased risk of ailments such as heart disease, diabetes, and even Alzheimer’s disease.

Every time the dentist has to perform a restorative procedure such as fillings, crowns, or root canals, it can have an impact on the body as a whole. By focusing on prevention, patients can avoid the following:

  • Costly dental expenses – Restorations such as crowns, bridges, implants, and oral surgeries all come at a cost. By keeping the teeth healthy, patients can avoid medical bills that may add up quickly.
  • Inconvenience – Many restorations require multiple visits to the dentist which can take a toll on busy schedules.
  • Embarrassment – Missing teeth from decay or disease can be embarrassing and have an impact on self-esteem and confidence.
  • Potential health risks – When left to advance, gum disease and tooth decay can have an impact on the entire body.

What is involved with preventative dentistry?

While brushing your teeth twice a day, flossing, and staying regular with dental care are all important components of preventative dentistry, it doesn’t stop there. Preventative dentistry involves various aspects of a healthy lifestyle, including:

  • Quitting smoking or tobacco products
  • Limiting sugary or acidic foods and drinks
  • Consuming adequate amounts of water
  • Eating a healthy, balanced diet
  • Physical activity and stress management

At Alex Bell Dental, we believe biological dentistry takes all the wonderful aspects of dental care one step further, by empowering our patients to live healthy active lives. By doing so, they can enjoy health of the mouth and body. For more information, call us today.

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Dr. Daniel Cobb

Dr. Daniel Cobb

A graduate from the Loma Linda University with degrees in Dentistry and Public Health, Dr. Daniel Cobb has 6 years of experience in international dental work and over 30 years of experience in private practice.

Whilst being a skilled and talented professional, Dr. Cobb firmly believes in providing the very best care to his clients so that they are at ease. He values dedication and strives to provide a genuine service to his community.

As a driven and focused expert, Dr. Cobb is certified in restorative and cosmetic dentistry and continues to educate himself on the positive impact of improving dental health.

Meet Dr. Daniel Cobb

I am so glad that Dr. Cobb introduced me to his teeth whitening treatment, Kor teeth whitening.
He was so great in taking the impression of my teeth first and making sure the tray fits me well and then explaining in how to use it properly.
Now everyone is complimenting me on how perfect and terrific my smile is and to which dentist I go to- of course I tell them about Dr. Cobb!!!!

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