The Healthy Mouth

 Richard A. Miller DDS,FAGD

To have a healthy mouth you need the proper equipment.  I suggest the following:

  • ​a good quality electric brush, i.e., Sonicare, Oral-B
  • waterflosser, i.e., WaterPik, Viajet, AirFlosser
  • ​in between brushes, i.e., Soft-Pick, Proxabrush
  • ​floss, i.e., Glide, Reach


Sonicare

  • high quality
  • ​multiple options
  • ​small brush head


Oral-B

  • quality product
  • multiple options
  • ​extra small brush head

A Preventive Dental Practice

Waterpik Water Flosser

  • removes bacteria
  • ​gets below the gums
  • easy to use
  • does not cut gums
  • use around implants

Viajet PRO

  • oral irrigator
  • as good as Water pik
  • ​wall mount
  • Oratec 800-368-3529

Sonicare AirFloss

  • small size
  • great for travel
  • minimal water
  • only one button
  • takes 60 seconds

GUM Soft-Picks

  • easy to use​
  • purchase anywhere
  • easy to use 
  • two sizes

Oral-B Glide Floss

  • fits between tight teeth
  • ​helps prevent gingivitis
  • ​shred-resistant

J & J Gum Care Floss

  • woven floss
  • contains fluoride
  • gentle on gums

Ayr Saline Nasal Rinse Kit

  • easy to use
  • cleans the sinus
  • reduces bacteria
  • relieves postnasal drip