What Your Family History says about Your Teeth

DNA affects everything from our skin and hair color to our height and shoe size, but it can also affect how brilliant of a smile we have. That’s because when it comes to your oral health, your own family history might play a role. In addition to your own oral health habits and lifestyle factors, your own genetics can also impact your oral health.

Discussion Questions

Can genetics influence the health of your smile?
Why is it important to have a good oral health routine?
Is your oral health similar to your family members oral health?