At our office, we include the trays together with our in-office service to provide long-term maintenance.
- Increased temporarily tooth sensitivity to hot or cold.
- White spots on the surface of the teeth if you have decalcification spots already.
While everyone certainly does not need an electric toothbrush, in many instances they can be beneficial. Ask your dentist if you have any questions about which brush is best for you.
Most people have some degree of bad breath after a night’s sleep. This is normal and usually clears when the flow of saliva increases soon after starting to eat breakfast. During waking hours, saliva helps to wash away bacteria and food particles. Saliva also helps to dissolve the unpleasant smelling sulfur compounds.
Chronic, long-term mouth odor can be a sign of serious illness. See your dentist if this is a concern.