How to reduce plaque and gingivitis

How to reduce plaque and gingivitis

How to reduce plaque and gingivitis If you are looking for a Mission Viejo Dentist, then the Vartanian Dental Group is your choice to total dental care. Here are some tips to help you reduce plaque and gingivitis in between office visits. The first and easiest thing to do is to switch your toothbrush to the Phillips Sonicare FlexCare Platinum Toothbrush. We have found some of the best results from our patients because the Phillips Sonicare FlexCare Platinum Toothbrush is proven to reduce gingivitis, reduce gum bleeding and reduce plaque by significant amounts. It is our goal at The Vartanian Dental Group, a Mission Viejo Dentist, to provide the best possible oral care to our patients and we believe that using the Phillips Sonicare FlexCare Platinum Toothbrush between visits will help you to have healthy teeth and gums. Regular office visits for teeth cleaning at the dentist office are a necessity for everyone to ensure proper oral health. Ensure your next visit is simple by taking care of your dental hygiene at home! We like the results our patients are getting from the Phillips Sonicare FlexCare Platinum electric toothbrush, because it is a power toothbrush that is clinically proven to remove up to 7x more plaque between teeth than a manual toothbrush. It significantly reduces gingivitis and bleeding in just two to four weeks. The Phillips Sonicare FlexCare Platinum Toothbrush is packed with features including 9 different settings, extra-long bristles in the brush head for exceptional plaque removal and superior gum care, a pressure sensor to help you clean better, a better timer system for thorough cleaning, a travel accessory and...
April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month and The Vartanian Dental Group along with the Oral Cancer Foundation would like to help spread the word about Oral Cancer and how it affects people lives on a daily basis. There will be almost 50,000 newly diagnosed patients with oral cancer this year alone. According to the Oral Cancer Foundation, there will be approximately 132 newly diagnosed patients with oral cancel every day in the United States. A more frightening statistic is that one person every hour of every day will die from oral cancer. That statistic alone is enough to get screened on a regular basis and here at the best Mission Viejo Dentist in Orange County, we are happy to provide a cancer screening for you! Just call our office ahead of time and let us know you would like that test performed on your next cleaning visit and we can arrange a quick, easy and pain free test. Cigarette smoking and tobacco use are still the major factors that cause oral cancer, but even more alarming is that the fastest growing segment of oral cancer patients is now young, healthy, nonsmoking individuals due to the connection to the HPV virus. According to the CDC, the center for disease control and prevention, the HPV virus is a very common virus among sexually active men and can easily be transmitted.  If you have concerns about this or have oral cancel history in your family, please call our office and schedule your oral cancer screening today. Our Mission Viejo Dentists are the best and can help you with any oral cancer screenings you...