5 Reasons Why Dental Care is Important

5 Reasons Why Dental Care is Important

It’s no coincidence that regular visits to the dentist are just as important as regular visits to your general doctor. Your oral health is a good window into the status of your overall health. It can show early signs of diseases, which means that your dentist may be the first to diagnose any conditions. Here are reasons why dental care is vital:

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90% of all systemic diseases have oral signs. These conditions include diabetes, leukemia, oral cancer, pancreatic cancer, heart disease, and kidney disease.
Poor dental care can directly lead to facial pain, problems with other organs, and digestion problems.
Bacteria can gather when oral care is not maintained, which can lead to gum disease.
Proper dental care can also help avoid decay. This will not only prevent cavities, but also avoid teeth loss in the long run.
Regular, basic care can help save you money in the future. With simple brushing, flossing, and mouthwash rinsing, you’re already avoiding major dental issues, which would have needed expensive procedures.

When you realize how essential oral care can be, you’ll be able to make it a priority as a part of your healthy lifestyle. For more information about dental care, please contact us at 512.440.5900.

What to Consider When Choosing Your Dentist

What to Consider When Choosing Your Dentist

There are many options where you or your family can find health care. When choosing your dentistry, it is a big decision that has many factors to consider. We here at Urban Dentistry have given this a lot of thought and effort to make sure we accommodate to every need of our patients. In doing so, these are a few of the questions our patients asked before choosing to go with us.

What are the office hours and does it work with my schedule?

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Choosing a Dentist? Choose Dr. Amy Urban.

We are open Tuesday through Friday from 8:30am to 4:30pm and can cater to your busy life.

Is the dentistry conveniently located for my family and me?
We’re proudly located in the heart of the city in the South Congress area. Our office is in the retail space below the Berkshire condos, which is close to many neighborhoods and other fantastic businesses.

What is their approach or mission to dental care?

Urban Dentistry focuses on preventative and periodontal care because we believe that oral health connects with your overall health. So we aim to provide you with the best quality of life by providing dental care that extends from the mouth and beyond.

Does my dental health plan work at this dentistry?

We accept many dental health plans and would be glad to speak with you to find out if are able to accommodate.

Will it be easy to schedule appointments there?

With us, this is absolutely true. We work with your schedule to make dental care stress-free and also help remind you of it with alerts via email and text messaging.