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Would you be surprised to hear that brushing and flossing are steps you can take to keep your smile healthy and strong? However, did you know that there are a number of things you could do to clean plaque and bacteria from from your smile? For instance, you may know that you should clean your teeth with a waterpik rather than with traditional floss.

You see, a waterpik can be used to send a focused stream of water between your pearly whites. This will let you remove debris and plaque from between your pearly whites. If plaque buildup isn’t addressed, you could have gum disease and tooth decay. Waterpiks are also important since they generally include a number of attachments. Because there are a variety of options, you can choose the attachment that you find more comfortable.

You should also remember that waterpiks are fairly easy to use. In reality, many people consider using a waterpik more convenient than flossing. You could also clean your mouth with a waterpik in just about a minute a day. Finally, please don’t forget that a waterpik might actually clean some parts of your smile more efficiently than floss can.

If you would like to learn more about the perks of a waterpik in Corvallis, Oregon, or if you’re hoping to set up an appointment with our dentist, Dr. Haslam, please feel free to contact College Hill Dental Group at 541-753-8365. We’re excited to receive you your call soon!