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Are you interested in caring for your smile for a lifetime? If so, our dentist, Dr. Joel Wiersum, is happy to hear that! Lifetime smile care can help you in many ways. So, to help you keep your teeth and gums in tip-top shape for many years, our dentist is happy to share some tips.

-Brush your teeth twice a day for two minutes each time.

-Floss your teeth at least once a day.

-Visit your dentist regularly for your six-month checkups.

-Limit your sugar intake and have a healthy, balanced diet.

-Wear a mouthguard while you are participating in high-contact sports and activities.

-Avoid piercing your mouth.

-If you’re too busy to sit down for a full meal, choose to eat tooth-healthy snacks instead of sugary or starchy treats.

If you have any questions or if you would like to know more about lifetime smile care in Kodiak, Alaska, please reach out to Alaska Smile Center at 907-486-3475 at your earliest convenience. Our dental team is here to help you in any way we can, even if it’s just by giving you the answers you’re looking for. So, please don’t be afraid to contact us. We look forward to your phone call!