If you would like to hear all about what smoking (and other tobacco use) will do to your mouth, watch this video clip from our friends at the American Dental Association. It looks at the many ways in which tobacco negatively affects your oral health and destroys the appearance of your smile. Yes: staining, gum disease and tooth loss are among the topics covered.
Check it out and then be sure to contact us to schedule your next preventive dentistry checkup with Dr. Spilman. Our six month dental exams and professional-grade teeth cleanings will help keep your mouth clean and allow us to detect any emerging issues before it is too late to use conservative treatments.