Regular dental checkups are important because they help to prevent and detect dental problems before they become more serious.

A dentist can spot early signs of tooth decay, gum disease, oral cancer, and other oral health issues during a routine checkup, allowing for quick intervention and treatment to stop the problem from getting worse.

In addition, regular dental checkups can help prevent more extensive and costly treatments down the line by identifying and addressing minor dental issues before they escalate into more severe problems requiring more invasive procedures.

Moreover, routine dental visits offer patients a chance to receive valuable oral health advice and learn about new dental treatments and procedures that may benefit their dental health.