We all know that brushing and flossing our teeth are an important part of keeping our teeth and gums healthy and free from disease. But there are still many questions that have been left unanswered. Below your Fort Collins Family Dentist is going to answer some of the most frequently asked questions about teeth cleaning.
1. How often should I replace my toothbrush? You should replace your toothbrush every three to six months.
2. How often should I brush and floss my teeth? You should brush your teeth at least twice a day and floss your teeth once each day.
3. Is it necessary to rinse my mouth with fluoride after brushing? Rinsing your mouth with fluoride after brushing will help keep your teeth healthy and strong and will also help in preventing gum disease.
If you have any dental hygiene questions, call your Fort Collins Family Dentist for assistance. Your dentist would be more than happy to answer all your questions and to make some recommendations that are the most appropriate for you and your teeth.