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What is the best way to prevent a gum disease?

10 doctors weighed in
Dr. Gregory LaMorte
Dentistry - Periodontics
3 doctors agree

In brief: Plan

Brush, floss, see your dentist regularly.

In brief: Plan

Brush, floss, see your dentist regularly.
Dr. Gregory LaMorte
Dr. Gregory LaMorte
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Dr. Felicia Mata
Dentistry - Cosmetic
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Floss

Before going to bed after brushing "properly" and use mouth wash after flossing and swish it properly around the mouth flushing in between the teeth.
I tell my patients to brush 3x/day and not leave food between the teeth to feed the bacteria that when get accumulated can cause gingivitis and beyond... Yes, i agree with the other doctors- see your dentist regularly and eat healthy!

In brief: Floss

Before going to bed after brushing "properly" and use mouth wash after flossing and swish it properly around the mouth flushing in between the teeth.
I tell my patients to brush 3x/day and not leave food between the teeth to feed the bacteria that when get accumulated can cause gingivitis and beyond... Yes, i agree with the other doctors- see your dentist regularly and eat healthy!
Dr. Felicia Mata
Dr. Felicia Mata
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Dr. Gary Sandler
Dentistry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: TB, Floss, Diet

Regular and proper tooth brushing and flossing after all meals and at least rinsing out after snacks.
Eat a healthy diet reducing the amounts of refined sugar, sticky starchy foods and routine visits to your dentist for check-ups and cleanings are all necessary components for a health mouth.

In brief: TB, Floss, Diet

Regular and proper tooth brushing and flossing after all meals and at least rinsing out after snacks.
Eat a healthy diet reducing the amounts of refined sugar, sticky starchy foods and routine visits to your dentist for check-ups and cleanings are all necessary components for a health mouth.
Dr. Gary Sandler
Dr. Gary Sandler
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Dr. Jake Richards
Dentistry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Oral hygiene

Brushing properly 2x/day (be sure to clean really well along the gum lines) and flossing along with routine visits to your dentist for check ups to catch things when they are small and prevent major issues, is the best way to prevent gum disease and other dental problems.

In brief: Oral hygiene

Brushing properly 2x/day (be sure to clean really well along the gum lines) and flossing along with routine visits to your dentist for check ups to catch things when they are small and prevent major issues, is the best way to prevent gum disease and other dental problems.
Dr. Jake Richards
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Dr. Maureen Mays
Clinical Lipidology

In brief: Brush and floss.

Brush 2+ times a day. Floss at least once a day.

In brief: Brush and floss.

Brush 2+ times a day. Floss at least once a day.
Dr. Maureen Mays
Dr. Maureen Mays
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Dr. Mazin Kizy
Also see a dentist regularly
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