Why You Would Do Anything To Avoid Smile Care (And How To Fix It)

Sometimes, you may find yourself doing just about anything you can possibly think of to avoid your smile care to protect your oral health. However, when you look at your actions objectively, you wonder why you would skip out on the simple steps required of you to keep your smile healthy. We are very familiar with this dilemma, so if you think it’s just you and you cannot make heads or tails of it, come on in to talk with our Southlake, TX team. We can explain and help! As for now, get started with an introduction into what might be going on with you!

Your Dental Hygiene Feels Awful

Ask yourself about your dental hygiene. Take a very close look. There’s one thing you definitely need to determine: Is there any aspect of caring for your smile at home that feels just terrible? Maybe there are sensations you cannot stand. This might mean that trying to protect your oral health hurts. It might mean that your fingers hurt when you floss. It could even mean that you loathe brushing your teeth because your toothpaste is too strong and it tingles in an uncomfortable way. Whatever the case, do what you can to make your hygiene more comfortable. Then, come see us. You may require restorative care or other dental care to fix problems that are causing the discomfort!

You’re Keeping Your Questions To Yourself

We know that sometimes, patients feel extremely anxious about coming in for any type of dental care to protect or fix their oral health (from preventive visits to fillings) because they aren’t asking the questions on their minds. This can make you feel like running for the hills! We strongly encourage you to let us know what’s going on in your brain. Whether you have a simple question or a complex one, let it loose. We will offer additional information and explanations, so you can feel good about smile care!

You Feel Like You Need More Knowledge

On one hand, you may feel like you want some immediate answers when you’re at our practice. On the other hand, you may feel like you just don’t know enough to care for your oral health, so you feel resistant to following through. Maybe you don’t know which type of brush to use. Maybe you want cosmetic care but it’s a mystery to you. Perhaps you would love to brush and floss consistently but you don’t know the best way to do so. Let us know. We will be happy to guide you!

Make Smile Care Easier With Our Help

Find out how to make your smile care easier, comfortable, and more streamlined by speaking with our team about the details. Remember that we have all the advice you need, so let us know if you’d like some help! 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.