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How can you brush teeth white

A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Andrea
34 years experience Dentistry
Floss more: Brushing is important but flossing rules. If you brush well ...2-3 minutes gentle and thorough you can do it once every two days but you need to flos ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Isaacs
39 years experience Family Medicine
Twice: Twice a day is generally considered to be often enough in the average person as that is enough to prevent plaque formation.
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Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
51 years experience Dentistry
Brush teeth: Brush teeth in the morning to remove plaque that has formed overnight, and brush and floss before bedtime ( no eating after brushing). There is no r ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Traver
35 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Brushing 4 times per day may not be necessary to maintain oral health but it won't hurt ***** as long as you use a soft brush! also, get a new one ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Grossman
44 years experience Endodontics
Yes and no: A soft or very soft toothbrush is best for excessive brushers this will be gentler on the teeth and gums too much brushing., especially w/ a hard or ... Read More
Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein
33 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Yes.: The act of brushing will remove a small amount of enamel each time. Usually this is not a problem, for most of us rarely brush more than 3 times a day ... Read More
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Dr. Maryam Chiani
29 years experience Dentistry
Maybe: If you brush more than three times a day, make sure to use a soft toothbrush and be gentle not to cause toothbrush abrasion on your teeth.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Hanley
43 years experience Orthodontics
Not really: You should be able to brush your teeth without feeling like gagging. You may be using the wrong technique to brush if this is occurring. However, you ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Herskovits
40 years experience Dentistry
Google it: Google it, see you r hygienist.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
39 years experience Dentistry
Brushing: Only if you are using a really abrasive toothpaste. Gentle brushing of your teeth twice per day for 5 minutes each time is more than sufficient especi ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Aggressive brushing can prematurely abrade the enamel and the trauma to your gums can cause the gum and bone to recede. Brush gently and you will avo ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Time interval ?: The amount of time between brushing your teeth, in the morning and at night ? If you can please rephrase i will try to answer.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
Yes: That would be ideal. Brush and floss after meals. Also watch what you eat and avoid refined sugars and sticky starchy foods that contribute to cavitie ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zachary Papadakis
28 years experience Dentistry
Brush Brush Brush: Brushing your teeth twice a day is the minimum that you should strive for to keep your teeth healthy. The fact is, if you brush after every meal, you ... Read More
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