Can Your Dentist Help You Stop Smoking?

Using tobacco in any form, including smoking cigarettes and chewing tobacco, can affect your oral health. Tobacco can cause gum disease, stained teeth, oral cancer, and a higher risk for tooth loss, including from untreated tooth decay [1]. Your dentist can tell if you smoke or chew tobacco when examining your smile, but can your dentist help you stop smoking? Here’s what to know.

An article by Dr. Kime Whitman. Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

Read the full article here: Can Your Dentist Help You Stop Smoking?


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