Does my gresham dentist treat bad breath?

When my Gresham dental patients ask me if mouthwash cures bad breath, I tell them that treating bad breath with a mouthwash is like drenching yourself with cologne instead of taking a shower. Mouthwash is only a temporary mask for odor caused by poor oral hygiene, tongue bacteria, or digestive problems. The best-selling mouthwashes in … Continue reading “Does my gresham dentist treat bad breath?”

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5 benefits of preventive dentistry for portland kids

At Brookside Dental in Clackamas, we promote preventative dental care by developing decay prevention plans and helping our patients establish and maintain proper dental practices. If today’s Clackamas kids can avoid tooth decay, they can save themselves more than you may realize. 1) A healthy mouth equals better overall health and well-being. Maintaining optimum oral … Continue reading “5 benefits of preventive dentistry for portland kids”