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Many people on the 1st of January will begin their journey to quit smoking. If that’s what you’ll be doing as well, we wanted to encourage you with a few ways your smile benefits from quitting your nicotine habit:
You reduce your risk for mouth cancer, gum disease, and other oral health issues
Your breath improves
Your sense of taste improves
Here are a few other benefits you can expect as well:
We encourage you to get the support of family and friends if you decide to quit. Also, make sure you visit us for a dental checkup. We’ll not only clean your teeth, but we’ll examine your mouth for any areas of concern that need treatment.
Call our office to schedule your free ClearCorrect consultation. We'll help you discover the many benefits of clear aligner therapy. We can also help you decide if this is the best option to straighten your teeth. Appointments are filling quickly, so don't hesitate to call!