Posts Categorized: Dental Hygiene

Is Something Wrong With My Flossing?

Are you curious about your usual flossing? What seems to be bothering you? If you notice that every time you floss, it just doesn’t seem to feel right, it’s certainly time to speak up. Or, if you’re just not sure if you’re flossing the way we would suggest, it’s perfectly fine to admit you need… Read more »

Time For A Water Flosser?

If you like thinking about getting your smile even cleaner than it is after brushing and flossing, you may be considering a water flosser. After all, it’s a gentle yet powerful way to remove plaque that even your toothbrush and dental floss may miss (such as plaque beneath your gumline and around dental work). It’s… Read more »

Do I Really Need To Brush And Floss?

Yes, as a matter of fact, you really do need to brush and floss your teeth. Your dental hygiene is the very backbone of the success (or downfall) of your oral health. We understand that you may wonder if you could ditch one part of this process or if you could stop it altogether. However,… Read more »

Repulsed By Dental Hygiene: Reasons And Solutions

As you know, dental hygiene is absolutely essential for protecting your oral health. Unfortunately, if you find yourself repulsed by it, you’re in a bit of a sticky situation! You need to do it, so what to do? No worries. We have some very helpful suggestions for common reasons patients feel negatively toward brushing and… Read more »

3 Things You’re Getting Wrong

When you’re reviewing your dental care, you may wonder if you’ve been making some rationalizations, convincing yourself of things that aren’t true to make yourself feel better, and if perhaps you need a wakeup call. In many cases, patients become either a little too worried about their care or way too laid back. Since you’re… Read more »

What’s Happening When I Chew?

Do you know what’s going on in there? You know, in your mouth, when you bite off a chunk of something you love to eat and then it somehow becomes small enough for you to swallow and digest? How does that piece of pizza, that carrot stick, or that piece of cake (or all of… Read more »

Your Evening Dental Hygiene Routine

What’s your evening experience like with caring for your smile? Everyone creates their own routines when it comes to practicing dental hygiene. For some, a strict schedule is part of the equation. For others, it’s more of an “I’ll just wing it” sort of approach. If what you’re doing is working for you, then keep… Read more »