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Although we are often bombarded in society with dental floss as being the only way to clean between teeth, the truth is that there are several tools that can help with your interdental needs. If you wish to clean between your teeth without the use of dental tape or floss, then consider the use of a handy cleaning tool known as a water flosser.

Water flossers are designed to clean between teeth and around braces hardware while washing away food and debris using highly effective and powerful beams of water. Because water flossers are thread-free, they are often more effective for individuals who struggle to floss, as they are easier to operate.

Water flossers are extremely beneficial for individuals who have previous restoration treatments in place that may hinder the use of traditional dental floss. This includes people who have dental bridges, dentures, dental crowns, orthodontic aligners or other restorations and treatments in place that might hinder their traditional oral health care interdental cleaning needs.

When seeking out the best water flosser product, look for those that feature the ADA Seal of Acceptance. Products that have been awarded the ADA seal are guaranteed to be of the highest quality and are prove both safe and effective.

When you are ready to schedule a treatment to restore your smile with Vincent Team Orthodontics in Sandy, Utah, you can call us at 801-495-2560. Dr. Scott Vincent and our orthodontic team look forward to helping you achieve the aligned smile you have always wanted.