How Often Do I Need To Visit The Dentist?

Generally, a dental checkup is recommended once or twice a year. Photo by Emran Kassim

Generally, a dental checkup is recommended once or twice a year. Photo by Emran Kassim

Nobody particularly relishes a visit to the dentist, but unfortunately it’s just something that we’ve got to do! It’s not only your teeth that benefit, if you maintain good oral health you’re much more likely to generally healthy too!

So how often do you need to visit?

To answer that question you really need to go for a check up. Generally, your dentist will want to see you every 6 months. However, in some cases they may recommend a yearly visit instead.