Teaching Patients Proper Oral Healthcare Techniques

Teaching Patients Proper Oral Healthcare Techniques

Teaching Patients Proper Oral Healthcare Techniques 150 150 Marchwood Dental Clinic Kanata - Implants in Ottawa

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Kanata dentistry incudes Marchwood Dental, which is a dedicated group of four dentists that are committed to ensuring patients have and practice good oral hygiene. Good oral hygiene results in a mouth that looks and smells healthy. Your teeth will not only look clean after visiting this Kanata dentistry practice but your teeth will feel clean and remain healthy feeling as long as you maintain them. Attaining good oral hygiene means that teeth are clean and free of debris, gums are pink and do not hurt when you brush or floss and bad breath is not a persistent problem. You may think that bad breath and sore gums is a minor problem, but any of these symptoms can indicate a larger problem. See a dentist such as any professional at Marchwood Dental located in Kanata, Ottawa.

Your dentist at Marchwood dental and your dental hygienist can help you to learn a good oral hygiene regiment and schedule. They can also help to point out and identify areas of your mouth that may require extra attention while brushing or flossing. Daily preventive care can be taken to maintain good oral health. It is essential to thoroughly brush and floss your teeth to enable you to eat and speak properly as well as contribute to your overall well being. One can prevent problems before they occur or develop by taking care of your mouth by brushing and flossing twice daily as well visit this Kanata dentistry clinic twice annually. Treating problems before they occur can result in a lot less money and time being spent in the Kanata dentistry office as well as being less painful and less worrisome. Although this team of dentists loves to see their patients, if they are seeing you more than twice a year for a cleaning this may mean more serious dental problems for you. Simple steps and precautions you can take can prevent you from developing more serious dental problems that may be difficult to resolve. Regular visits to this Kanata dentistry office along with brushing and flossing thoroughly twice a day can significantly increase your risk for tooth decay, cavities and gum disease.

Some other factors to consider to maintain great overall oral hygiene is eating a balanced and healthy diet, using dental products that contain fluoride such as toothpaste and mouthwash and limiting snacking between meals. A proper brushing technique well be shown to you at your Kanata dentistry appointment to ensure you are doing it correctly. Firstly, one should tilt the brush against the gum line and sweep or roll the brush away to get all the plaque off the front of your teeth. Next, you are to gently brush the outside and inside chewing surface of each tooth using quick back and forth strokes. You should also not forget the inside of your teeth when brushing and make sure you are brushing for an average of two minutes. Lastly, one should brush their tongue to remove bacteria and freshen breath. This technique can be demonstrated for you at Marchwood Kanata dentistry clinic.