According to a recent survey by the Singapore Dental Association, 89% of Singaporeans are concerned about dental costs. They’re not wrong to be concerned, as common but necessary procedures like dental implants can cost several thousand dollars. Luckily, most dental conditions are preventable, which means you can reduce your risk of facing high dental fees simply by taking better care of your teeth. Below, we sum up 4 cheap, preventive behaviors you can do to save money on your dental costs over the long run.

If You Are Prone to Cavities, Ask Your Dentist for Fissure Sealants

While there are a few lucky people whose teeth are not prone to cavities, some of us seem to get new ones every year. While most cavities are easily treatable with a filling, others may continue to grow under the filling, leading to the need for a root canal. Unfortunately, root canals can