Healthy teeth for life


Keeping your teeth for the rest of your life with minimal intervention is extremely important. Preventive Dentistry aims to reduce the required dental restorations in your lifetime - minimising your risk of developing tooth decay and Gum Disease.

Mastering the art of good dental hygiene is a fundamental component of Preventive Dentistry care. Please click on the links below for great tips on preventive care and maintaining a healthy smile.

Top Tips for Brushing Teeth

Our top brushing tips for healthy teeth are; brush your teeth at least twice per day (after breakfast and after dinner), brush with a soft round bristle toothbrush…

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The Importance of Flossing

It is essential to floss your teeth at least once each day for optimal dental health. When you brush your teeth, you are removing plaque from the surface of your teeth…

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For more information on Preventive Dentistry, please contact West Hills Family Dentistry Center today on (503) 291-0000 or click here to email us.