Tag Archives: oral hygiene

How to Clean Your Oral Appliance

Question: What oral health issue do teenagers who wear orthodontic retainers and older folks who wear dentures have in common?   Answer: Both need to pay particular attention to cleaning their oral appliances.   The same goes for anyone who wears a nightguard to control tooth grinding, a mouthguard to protect teeth while playing sports, […]

Dental Hygienist – Your Partner in Preventing Disease and Maintaining Oral Health

Keeping up your dental hygiene with daily brushing and flossing is essential to preventing disease and maintaining good oral health. But that doesn’t mean it’s all on your shoulders — the fact is, you have a strong partner in your dental hygienist. This valuable member of our staff provides a number of different functions that […]