Your Oral Health and Waterpiks

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You may already know that you need to keep your pearly whites clean if you’re interested in preventing issues like tooth decay and gum disease. Similarly, you may have been told that brushing, flossing, and visiting our dentist twice a year are steps you should take to keep your mouth clean. Still, are you aware that there are several things you may be able to do to keep your teeth and gums clean? For example, you might want to consider using a waterpik.

You see, some people think that using a waterpik is easier to use than traditional floss. Typically, you’ll be able to finish cleaning your teeth with a waterpik in about a minute. All you’ll have to do is direct the nozzle between your pearly whites. This will let concentrated jets of water remove bacteria and plaque from your smile. Still, many individuals find using a waterpik a lot more refreshing than standard flossing. Many waterpiks also contain several attachments, which will give you a number of options. Finally, please understand that a waterpik can actually clean some parts of your teeth more efficiently than floss can.

If you are interested in learning more about how a waterpik could help you keep your teeth clean in Jenks, Oklahoma, please feel free to give Riverwalk Dental Spa a call at 918-770-0027. Our dentist, Dr. Carrie Sessom, and our team will be happy to assess your teeth and offer you personalized advice. We look forward to hearing from you.