The Proper Oral Hygiene Techniques

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Do you want a strong, beautiful, and healthy smile? If so, our Professional Dental & Implant Center team recommends keeping up on oral hygiene! If you do the following things on a regular basis, you will reach your smile goals in no time:

-Brush: Brush your teeth every morning and every night with a soft-bristled toothbrush and fluoride toothpaste. Make sure you brush for at least two minutes each time and you also spend the same amount of time scrubbing each quadrant of your smile.

-Floss: Flossing will help you remove the plaque between your teeth, which is why it’s best to floss your teeth at least once a day. When you floss, use a product of your choice but be careful as you clean along the gumline. If you are rough while you floss, your gums can become damaged.

-Rinse: Rinse your mouth daily with beneficial mouthwash, like antibacterial or fluoride mouthwash. Rinsing will help you complete the cleaning job and will help you nourish and strengthen your chompers. As you rinse, follow the instructions on the bottle.

-Visit your dentist: See your dentist every six months for a routine cleaning and checkup. These appointments are extremely important because they include treatments that can completely remove the plaque from your smile, which will reduce your chances of falling victim to tooth decay and gum disease.

If you have any questions about these techniques or if you would like to know more about oral hygiene in New York, New York, please feel free to call (212) 579-0552 today and schedule an appointment with Dr. Yakov Royzman & Karina Zaygermakher. Our friendly dental team will be more than happy to help you in any possible way we can!