Posted on Jun 29, 2017
We all know the benefits of brushing your teeth daily, but you may not know that flossing is just as important as brushing. Many people find flossing to be a chore because it takes a little longer, it may be painful, and it’s difficult to reach the molars in the back.
Here at Lockett Orthodontics, we know how important it is to floss daily, especially during orthodontic treatment. Your toothbrush can’t reach the spaces between the teeth where food debris and plaque may accumulate. This is where floss comes in!
Below are a few of the things that could happen to your dental health is you decide to skip the floss:
In light of all the scary consequences of choosing not to floss, we think that it’s worth spending the extra time and effort flossing your teeth each day. For more tips on how to floss your teeth during your orthodontic treatment, or to make an appointment, please contact Lockett Orthodontics. Our orthodontic office is located in Colorado Springs, CO.
We offer orthodontics services for all ages, young and old - it’s never too late to correct your teeth and obtain the beautiful and healthy smile you’ve always wanted!
Our friendly and knowledgeable orthodontist and staff are excited to get to know you and help you achieve your perfect smile!
Address: 3210 E. Woodmen Rd. #200
Colorado Springs, CO 80920