When we get older, the things we value can change. Things that used to seem so important to us no longer matter. But does life ever change so much that your smile just doesn’t matter to you anymore? Hopefully not, especially if your health and overall well-being are still a concern for you. There have been numerous studies over the years demonstrating that the smile is the most desired facial feature that people would change if they could. So why would getting older stop you from considering this? More importantly, an unhealthy smile and mouth is not only unsightly, but it can have direct negative effects on your overall health. The number one response that we hear in our office is, “I wish I would have done this for myself sooner!” Here are some reasons why you should consider finally ad- dressing your smile…