Your Quiz: Avoiding Breakage, Damage, Etc.

One thing you definitely want with your oral health is to keep your teeth intact. You probably also want to keep any dental work safe, so you don’t have to go through the inconvenience of fixing or replacing it. However, if you’re not really actively thinking about how to keep your smile on track, you might not know where to begin. Isn’t your enamel hard enough to prevent most problems, you wonder? Won’t your dental work last several years? The short answer is: You must make good choices. As for the details: Begin with your quiz.

Quiz Questions: True or False?

  1. True or False: It’s important to actually take a look at the foods you’re eating before you bite. Make sure they’re something you can quickly sink your teeth into without strain and you’ll be just fine.
  2. True or False: The tools that exist to to help you open up containers and break apart food are there for a reason. If you want to protect your oral health, never look to your teeth to do their job.
  3. True or False: Your dental work can absolutely last a long time but only if you treat your smile well. Even strong, durable work can become damaged if you are not mindful about your decisions.

Quiz Answers

  1. True. When you can’t sink your teeth into the foods you’re eating but instead, you are met with something that requires some serious force and effort, you open your oral health up to the risk of serious damage.
  2. True. We have forks, knives, scissors, bottle openers, and more products at our disposal than ever. Let them do some of the work, rather than expecting your teeth to do it!
  3. True. Fillings and crowns can last a very, very long time. However, you can also easily damage them when you are not mindful enough about keeping them safe.

Protect Teeth With Helpful Tips

Come in for the tips you need and the care you deserve, so teeth stay healthy and in one piece. Schedule care with your Southlake, TX dentist today by calling Gregory Wright, DDS at (817) 481-7999. We gladly serve patients from Southlake, Grapevine, Keller, Trophy Club, Colleyville, and surrounding areas.