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You can avoid the majority oral health issues by maintaining a clean smile that has a very low concentration of the harmful bacteria and acids cause problems for your teeth and gums. We are pleased to offer a review of important dental care tips that you would do well to incorporate into your daily dental care routine.

For example, we encourage you to clean your smile regularly with techniques approved by the American Dental Association, such as brushing and flossing your teeth every day and cleaning your tongue of any harmful bacteria or acids, as well as using a soft-bristled toothbrush, floss that resists shredding, and any other appropriate dental tools. What’s more, you should also receive dental cleanings from your dentist at least twice a year, along with dental checkups to evaluate your oral health.

Caring for your body positively influences your dental health. You can enjoy greater overall healthy by exercising and eating a healthy diet that limits hard candies and sticky foods, as these increase your risk of tooth decay. Limiting your snacks between meals also reduces the number of times a day your smile is exposed to harmful substances.

Contact our dental team at 845-297-0757 today if you have further questions about improving your oral health in Wappingers Falls, New York. We are thrilled to be of assistance! Drs. Markovitch, Tucker, Gortler, and Arnoldt are happy to be of service to your smile!