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17 Jan Can Waterpiks Damage Your Gums?

For patients who have braces that make traditional flossing difficult, our staff at Prescott Dentistry often recommend a Waterpik as a reasonable alternative. However, many patients initially worry that such a device will hurt their gums. Waterpiks use pressurized water to remove plaque from teeth,...

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sensitive teeth

31 Aug Why Do I Have Sensitive Teeth?

Why Do I Have Sensitive Teeth? Tooth sensitivity causes a sharp, shooting pain that lasts for seconds or even minutes. It can occur while you’re brushing your teeth, talking, eating, or drinking. If your teeth begin hurting and you don’t understand what might be causing it,...

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flossing

18 Jun Why You Should Be Flossing Every Day

Because we use our mouths every day for eating, drinking, smiling, and talking, it’s important to take care of them. Taking good care of your oral health starts with a top-notch daily oral hygiene routine, which includes regular flossing. At Prescott Dentistry, we’re committed to...

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