The Benefits of Having a Family Dentist
By MARY V. JAFFARIAN, DMD
January 09, 2019
Category: Oral Health
Tags: family dentist  

Family dentistry is an easy way to keep all your dental needs in the same place. However, if you do not currently see one, you may find family dentistyourself asking what switching to a family dentist would mean for you and your busy schedule. Learn more about family dentistry and how it can benefit your life by reading below, and contact Dr. Mary Jaffarian in Warwick, RI, if you are interested in experiencing these advantages first hand!

What is a family dentist?
A family dentist focuses on treating patients of all ages with all levels of dental needs. Unlike other specializations of dentistry, a family dentist can do it all, from performing a baby’s first dental examination and placing children’s dental fillings, to providing orthodontic care and even helping the elderly maintain their dentures and bridges.

What are the benefits of family dentistry?
Patients with busy family lives often find that a family dentist office works best for them for various reasons, including how these practices can...

  • Consolidate dental appointments for several family members into a single date
  • Keep all family members’ dental business within the same practice
  • Keep all your family members’ dental records in one place for easy access
  • Save yourself a trip to multiple practices, eliminate the need to take an extra day off of work or school, and help you easier maintain the oral health of your family

Family Dentistry in Warwick, RI
The American Dental Association says that every member of the family, regardless of age or dental condition, should see their dentist at least twice a year for regular examinations and cleanings. They also suggest a strong oral care routine made up of brushing twice daily and flossing at least once. This daily care coupled with routine exams and cleanings ensures that your family’s smiles remain healthy and free from teeth decay and gum disease.

For more information on family dentistry, please contact Dr. Jaffarian in Warwick, RI. Call (401) 738-3113 to schedule your appointment today!

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