Protecting Your Teeth this Halloween

Dentist Serving Bergenfield, Dumont, Paramus and Oradell, New Jersey

As healthcare professionals we are fully complying with all ADA recommendations as well as any and all government executive orders. The health, safety and well being of our staff and patients is and continues to be our priority. Our office is open for emergencies only and we are operating on a shortened scheduled until further notice. We hope everyone remains safe during this time.

Brushing after every snack and flossing morning and night can help protect your teeth this Halloween. Call Oradell Family Dental at (201) 384-9292 to learn moreWith Halloween comes candy – and with candy comes an increased risk for oral health problems. To help protect your teeth this Halloween, Oradell dentist Dr. Howard Perlmutter recommends:

  • Brushing teeth with a soft bristled toothbrush and fluoride toothpaste after every snack
  • Flossing both morning and night
  • Refraining from biting hard candies

These steps can help protect teeth against damages caused by trauma and decay, and will prove especially useful as families begin to find more and more sweet treats around the home.

The steps you take to protect your teeth around Halloween needn’t be limited to a specific time of year. In fact, brushing after every meal and snack, flossing twice a day, and not biting hard foods are good ideas year round. Add to those biannual visits with Dr. Perlmutter and you’re well on your way to maintaining a strong and attractive smile for a lifetime.

Dr. Perlmutter is an experienced and caring family dentist who has been serving Bergen County for over two decades. If you are looking for a dentist in Bergenfield, Dumont, or surrounding areas of New Jersey, please contact Oradell Family Dental online or by calling (201) 384-9292 to schedule an appointment today.

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