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  THE IMPORTANCE OF PREVENTIVE DENTISTRY What Is Preventive Dentistry? Preventive dentistry, simply put, is the practice of caring for your teeth to keep them healthy.   This helps to avoid cavities, gum disease and more. It’s easier to stop oral health problems from happening in the first place than to repair the damage after it has happened. Most dental problems take time to develop. When they do, they show no symptoms, which further aggravates the problem.   With preventive dentistry, you not only prevent these dental problems but also enhance your general health. What Does Preventive Dentistry Include? Preventive dentistry is a combination of developing good habits at home and visiting the dental office regularly. Here are some good preventive recommendations: .           Brush and floss your teeth at least twice each day.   Use a soft tooth bristled toothbrush and replace your brush regularly. .            Use fluoride toothpaste, mouth rinse and get a professional flu