Can Flossing Create Gaps?

You may feel that you have gaps between your teeth after flossing. The reason for this is that flossing removes the calculus from your teeth. It also maintains the natural gaps between the teeth. As you regularly floss, calculus will not develop between your teeth as you remove the plaque before it starts to solidifies.

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Can Flossing Cause A Toothache?

Flossing can’t cause a toothache. If you experience pain in your teeth while flossing, it could be that you’re not doing it the right way. It’s common to see some patients who are still new in this cleaning method to push their gums with the floss. Doing so will irritate gums causing pain. If you

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What Can Flossing Do For Me?

What Can Flossing Do For Me? Most people don’t enjoy flossing their teeth. Some of our patients even ask our dentists at Kane & Kerper Family & Cosmetic Dentistry, “What can flossing do for me?” You may think that flossing is just to maintain your smile and keep it pretty and healthy. However, maintaining a

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Can Flossing Pull Out a Filling?

Flossing should be an essential part of your dental hygiene routine. But some of you may wonder, “Can flossing pull out a filling?” It’s true that flossing may pull up a filling. But it doesn’t happen all the time. Reasons fillings may fall out There are several reasons dental fillings can fall out, and one

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Can Flossing Remove Tartar?

Can Flossing Remove Tartar? Each time a patients comes into our office to have a professional dental cleaning, we teach them the proper way to floss and the importance of flossing to remove and prevent tartar buildup. Some of them do listen to us while others will simply let our advice travel to one ear

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