Category: Flossing with Braces

The Importance of Flossing During Orthodontic Treatment


Having braces is definitely an investment, but it’s certainly a costly one. It just makes sense to keep your teeth in the best of health during your orthodontic treatment. A regular hygiene routine is just as important while you’re wearing braces as it was before you began treatment. Flossing is ... Read More
May 14, 2017Dr. Megan LeCornu
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Is mouthwash as effective as floss? To put it plainly — nope. While a good mouthwash can help in the fight against gum disease, cavities and bad breath, it simply can’t remove plaque as well as floss can. Plaque is sticky and adhesive, like glue, and can’t be removed unless you ... Read More
September 6, 2016Dr. Megan LeCornu