Brushing your teeth is something you’ve probably been doing every day for as long as you can remember. It’s a vital component of good preventive dentistry. But it’s not enough to go through the motions and call it a day. Proper toothbrushing technique removes food particles, plaque, and bacteria. Improper technique leaves harmful stuff behind, increasing the likelihood for tooth decay and gum disease.
Watch this video from the American Dental Association to learn how to brush correctly. And book your next preventive dentistry appointment with Gregory Allen Kerbel DDS, PLLC. Call our East Dallas, TX office at 972-360-9944 or submit your contact information online.