6 months the “Time for Your Checkup!” postcard inevitably hits your mailbox. But why visit the dentist twice a year? Or at all?
The biannual dental visit recommendation was designed with the “average person” in mind. Since its conception in the 18th century, dental professionals still favor this guideline. All it takes is 6 months to produce significant tartar buildup. And only a dental hygienist can remove that much buildup, according to research. Read More