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North Sycamore Street office

(215) 579-9900

219 N Sycamore St.
Newtown, PA 18940

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(215) 867-8751

842 Durham Rd #25
Newtown, PA 18940

Traditional Floss VS Waterpiks

September 7, 2017

Waterpik system and hand toolIf you dread hearing the question, “How often do you floss,” from your dentist you’re in good company. If you only floss the week before and after your dental checkups, you’re still flossing more often than most people in the US. The reason flossing is harder to stay on top of is that this daily oral hygiene task does not offer immediate improvement. In fact, for the first week or more that you floss, your gums may feel puffy, itchy, or even bleed. For many patients who just can’t get past the initial discomfort of traditional flossing, investing in a Waterpik or other water flossers may be a better solution.
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