As we head further into spring, did you know that World No Tobacco Day is right around the corner? Whether you use tobacco or not, this day (on May 17th, 2017) is a time to recognize the impact that tobacco can have on your life, the lives of those around you, and very importantly: On your oral health! It is, of course, a good reminder that the use of this substance can lead to severe problems for your smile. Let’s review!
If You Don’t Use Tobacco
If you don’t use tobacco, you may wish to recognize this day by continuing to avoid it. Whether you previously smoked cigarettes and have since quit, used other types of tobacco, or have never touched it, you know that your decision to avoid it is best for your oral health, for your body, for those you love, and for the environment. Keep up with this decision and your smile will remain extra safe as a result.
If You Do Use Tobacco
If you do use tobacco, World No Tobacco Day is a good moment to reflect on how you feel about this decision. If you’re interested in quitting, we can quickly provide you with a long list of reasons choosing to do so is extremely beneficial for your oral health today and in the long run. To name a few good things, you’ll be greatly decreasing the likelihood that you will face oral cancer, stained dental work (like implant crowns), problems with implant success, decay, and gum disease.
If You Want Help Quitting
If you’re not sure how to quit but you’re interested, talk with us. We can provide you with a wealth of resources, so you reach your goal.
Protect Yourself From Tobacco With Our Assistance
Ask for help if you want to quit the use of tobacco but you’re not sure where to begin and we will assist you. Schedule the time you need in Santa Rosa, CA by calling Santa Rosa and Rohnert Park Oral Surgery at 707-545-4625 to schedule your visit today.