All too often, people decide to visit the dentist after a problem arises. It might take a cavity or a toothache to get someone to schedule an appointment. But the truth is that by seeing your dentist on a regular basis, many dental emergencies can be avoided. Seeing your dentist for preventive care can help you avoid problems such as cavities or gum disease and remove the plaque and tartar that can damage your teeth. To learn more about how you can benefit from the preventive services offered by Dr. Patricia Conn in Ferndale, Washington, call 360-384-5902 today!