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Implementing an effective tooth hazard prevention plan is essential to ensure your smile can thrive. This includes limiting unhealthy lifestyle choices that can severely damage your teeth and gums. Oral accidents and injuries can often arise due to lifestyle habits and oral health care techniques.

To help protect your teeth and gums, avoid chewing on inedible products such as pencils, pen caps, or even your nails. These hazards can easily chip and crack your teeth and cause dental damage to occur. Furthermore, within your diet, known tooth hazards can arise in the most unlikely of places. If you’re worried about stains or discolorations, be aware of coffee, wines, and other similar products as they can easily stain your teeth. In addition, wines can be extremely acidic and contribute to erosion.

To learn more about tooth hazard treatments, or to schedule, an appointment with your dentist at Christopher L. Louie, DDS, Inc., call Dr. Christopher Louie and our entire team at our dentist office in Fremont, California at 510-656-7778. We are here for you if you should suffer any dental damage due to tooth hazards and require a comprehensive oral examinations and tooth restorations and repair. We look forward to enhancing your oral health so you can smile brightly once more!