Does Your Teen Have Unique Dental Challenges?

adolescent dental health

When it comes to dental health, adolescence is a pivotal time for young adults. It’s essential they keep up with their dental care with daily brushing and regular checkups at The Dental Design Center in White Plains NY.

The early teens are when the last of the permanent teeth come in. Good habits can be forged and reinforced. A healthy set of teeth at this point in life can increase confidence when it is often sorely needed.

On the downside, some young people take up habits that are dangerous to their teeth. Many begin to take a relaxed attitude toward dental hygiene. Some may develop tooth decay that can cause recurring dental issues in later years.

Teens can have a difficult time properly cleaning their teeth due to a false belief that they have all the time in the world to worry about their health. On the contrary, the habits they develop during these crucial formative years can define their dental journey for decades to come.

At The Dental Design Center in White Plains NY, we urge everyone to take good care of their teeth at every stage of life. It pays off! Patients from Scarsdale, Westchester County, and New Castle come to us for general and restorative dentistry. Contact us today!

Contact The Dental Design Center – Ira J. Handschuh, D.D.S.:


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280 Dobbs Ferry Rd Ste 104
White Plains, New York