Did you know that the typical child smiles up to 400 times per day? We may have a few memories of our childhoods, but it’s difficult for adults to look back and relate to a time as innocent and carefree as their childhoods.
Unfortunately, as children grow up and eventually become adults, they will begin to smile less. Smiling less is just a typical part of growing up. It could be the result of staring the responsibilities and stresses of adulthood in the face, or it could be to hide less than stellar teeth. While there is little that family dentists can do about the former, nobody should feel forced to frown because of dingy or decayed teeth.
The good news is that it is easy to find a dentist that can offer