Chances are you have a solid routine when it comes to oral hygiene. Brush, maybe floss, gargle, repeat. And you should continue to do all of those things.
You may even schedule regular, six-month dental cleanings. That’s great. Keep it up.
But for over half of American adults, that’s still not enough to ward off bad breath, gum disease or even overall health issues.
That’s because your toothbrush is a tool, as in just one tool, that can only do so much. When it comes to penetrating below the gum line, where open wounds and gum disease are known to thrive, you need more.
Custom trays, molded specifically to your mouth, are built with a patented seal that gently delivers bacteria-fighting hydrogen peroxide deep below your gums where a toothbrush simply can’t reach.
It’s the difference between a Band-Aid and a tourniquet.
And the best part is you’re in control. And it can be done in the comfort of your home.
The benefits are remarkable.
By treating gum disease in this non-invasive way, you can clear up infections that cause bleeding of the gums. This is important because bleeding gums can become a conduit for pathogens to enter your bloodstream and lead to larger issues like heart disease, diabetes and colorectal cancer.
Further, this treatment also brightens teeth and freshens breath.
So, keep brushing. Maybe get a new toothbrush while you’re thinking about it, but keep brushing. And know that the results you may be seeking can be achieved with a treatment that is almost as simple as brushing your teeth.
Check out what others are saying about our PerioProtect services on Yelp: PerioProtect Mansfield
Dental veneers have been used for several decades for changing people's smiles. They are custom-made to fit over teeth and cover imperfections such as stains, chips, fractures, and uneven gaps. Dental veneers can also resize and reshape the teeth to make them appear more natural.Before a dentist recommends dental veneers, they will first check the…
You should see an emergency dentist for your abscessed tooth. This condition is an infection. Severe pain and swelling are its main symptoms. Seeking emergency dental care can help right away. An abscessed tooth can become a jaw infection if it does not receive immediate treatment. If you want to find out why you should…
It is helpful to understand the different types of dental bridges to determine why your dentist may recommend a specific one. All dental bridges accomplish the same goal, which is to replace a missing tooth or a section of missing teeth. However, depending on the patient’s goals and the status of their oral health, a…
Dental bonding is a simple and pain-free cosmetic procedure that can fix minor imperfections with teeth. Everyone should be able to show off a smile that they are proud of, and many achieve the smile of their dreams through dental bonding treatment. The most notable reasons to consider dental bonding are to fill gaps between teeth,…
Holistic dentistry is a natural form of dental care. More and more people are recognizing this practice as a healthier form of treating and preventing oral issues. Staying clear of chemicals can give oral solutions that involve the mind and body as well. Here are the things to consider in understanding holistic dentistry principles.This type…