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There are several tooth hazards present in our world that can easily destroy your teeth and gums. Because of the fact oral accidents and injuries can arise at any time, it is important to have a tooth hazard prevention plan in place to help protect your smile.

Be aware that numerous tooth hazards in your life exist on a day-to-day basis that can damage your teeth and gums. Avoid chewing on ice or cough drops as they can severely impair your oral health and chip and crack teeth. In addition, exercise caution with mouth jewelry such as tongue piercings as it can lead to nerve damage, infection, and chip and crack teeth. If you require an alternative level of protection, seek out safety gear and equipment in the form of mouthguards. In addition, if underlying ailments in your body such as bruxism are arising, your teeth can be at an increased risk of dental damage.

If you would like to set up a tooth hazard treatment session at Chris E. Lindsey DDS, you are welcome to call our dentist office in Palo Alto, California, at our number 650-327-3770. Dr. Chris Lindsey and our entire team look forward to enhancing your smile and crafting for you the smile you have always dreamed of!