Cavities and gum disease come from bacteria that survive on food particles stuck to your teeth and gums. That’s why brushing your teeth is so important to your dental health. It gets rid of the food so those bacteria don’t go crazy. But are you brushing the right way? Watch this video for a few tips on how to use a toothbrush better.
Then call our Decatur, AL dental office today at 256-274-8680 and make a new appointment. Despite brushing really well, you still need thorough dental exams to make sure those bacteria aren’t causing problems you cannot see. Dr. Betts has the years of experience needed to find those problems while they’re still small.