When it comes to your oral health, prevention is key. Keeping your smile healthy is much easier and safer not to mention more comfortable and affordable than intervening after a problem occurs. The easiest step you can take to protect your oral health is to schedule preventive dentistry visits with your dentist twice a year. If you have a busy family, scheduling one of your twice a year visits over the summer can be a great option. Keep reading to learn a bit more about the benefits of summer dental appointments for kids and parents.