Oral Hygiene – Toms River, NJ – Maintaining Dental Health

Maintaining good oral hygiene is one of the most important things you can do for your teeth and gums. Healthy teeth not only enable you to look and feel good, they make it possible to eat and speak properly. Good oral health is important to your overall well-being.

The mouth is a window into the health of the body.  It can show signs of nutritional deficiencies or general infection.  Systemic diseases — those that affect the entire body such as diabetes, AIDS and Sjogren’s syndrome – may first become apparent because of mouth lesions or other oral problems.