Do you have a love-hate relationship with your genes? Maybe there are certain traits you’ve inherited that you love, like your eye color or your skin tone. But then maybe there are other traits that you’re not exactly thrilled about. When it comes to your teeth, are bad teeth genetic?

As explained in the video below, bad teeth don’t necessarily run in the family, but bad habits do. Fortunately, there are ways you can stay ahead of the game and keep your teeth and your mouth healthy. One way is to maintain regular checkups with your dentist.

For more information or to schedule your next teeth cleaning, call First Dental Associates in Reading, MA at (781) 435-7290 or contact us online.