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2 Ways Preventive Care Protects Your Oral Health

Preventive care is the foundation of a healthy and beautiful smile! Your home care routine combined with consistent visits to your dentist every six months gives your smile the attention it needs to last a lifetime.

Here are some other ways preventive care benefits you.

#1: Preventive Care Protects Your Overall Health

Are you aware of the direct connection your oral health has to your overall health and well-being? Studies have shown that the same bacteria that contribute to periodontal (gum) disease also adds to health concerns such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, stroke pregnancy complications, and vice versa. This is because bacteria can enter into the bloodstream and travel to ...

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Oral Hygiene: A Three-Step Routine for a Healthier Smile

Glendale CA Professional Cleanings | Lucio H Kim DDS

If you have fallen behind with your professional dental care, it’s not too late to turn the page to a healthier, more confident smile. Glendale dentist Dr. Lucio Kim is not as concerned with where your oral health is now as much as where it’s going and how we can help. 

You can’t have healthy teeth without diligent oral hygiene and twice-yearly professional cleanings. Both are the foundation for a healthier smile that you can feel confident about showing off.

Your Three-Step Oral Hygiene Routine

The following is a basic three-step routine and an outline for excellent oral health. Following these steps will keep your smile healthy AND save you time and money ...

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Best Oral Care Techniques

Oral Care Techniques, Glendale CA, Dr. Lucio H. Kim, DDS

Dr. Lucio Kim believes that prevention is the best medicine when it comes to your oral health, however we also understand that optimum oral health begins at home. You and your dentist are partners, and together with regular cleanings and checkups, and an excellent home care routine, you can prevent a number of oral health issues such as periodontal disease and tooth decay. Your dentist in Glendale offers tips for the best oral care techniques.

Switch to an Electric Toothbrush

Proper brushing technique is just as important as how often you brush your teeth. An electric toothbrush is a great option because it does the brushing work for you and it also times ...

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