Have you prepared the suitcases, made the reservations, have you checked the papers?
Great, but have you already gone to the dentist?
Among the most unpleasant inconvenience that may happen during the holiday toothache it is definitely among the most annoying. Easily avoidable with a preventive examination by your dentist.
During the summer our “teeth” is most stressed because of some typical food excess of this period. Particularly cold foods like ice cream, water ice or ice refreshing may bring sudden pain in patients with latent and untreated dental problems.
“Make a check from your trusted dentist to flush out any latent or untreated diseases that can cause sudden severe pain can leave for the holidays with more serenity”, recommended dentists ANDI.
Especially denture wearers, fixed or mobile, may be subject to the risk of breakage or scementazioni if they have not been for some time controlled. By visiting your dentist you can intercept any compromised dental elements or prescribe specific products to contain the hassle and teach you the techniques to be used for effective oral hygiene.
Certainly it recommended, unless you have done in the previous months, a professional hygiene session. For children with orthodontic appliances is a good idea first to leave a final check to assess the activation state of the devices used.
If you have going particularly complex care that can not be completed before your departure to grips with your dentist to figure out how to behave in case of problems and possibly make you prescribe medications that may be helpful in case of difficulty.
edited by Objective Smile – Initiatives ANDI National Association of Italian Dentists