Dental Facts

How to Brush your Teeth?

Place the bristles of your toothbrush at the margin of the gums, establishing a 45 degree angle.Using gentle vibratory pressure and short back-and-forth motions without dislodging the tip of the bristles make about 20 strokes in the same position.Do the same thing around the arch, brushing around three teeth at a time.Now, move onto the inner surfaces of the teeth. To help reach the inner surfaces of the front teeth, insert the brush vertically.Press the bristles firmly onto the chewing surfaces of the teeth and brush with about 20 back-and-forth strokes.Small children, handicapped or hospitalized patients who need to have their teeth cleaned by someone else Individuals lacking fine motor skills Patients with orthodontic appliances

How to rinse your mouth using a mouthwash ?

The enamel on the top surface on your tooth is the hardest part of your entire body.Teeth start to form even before you are born—milk teeth or baby teeth start to form when the baby is in the womb, but they come through when the child is between 6-12 months old.Humans use four different types of teeth (incisors, canine, premolars, and molars) to cut, tear and grind their food.Humans have only two sets of teeth in their entire lifetime—baby teeth and permanent teeth. Once you have your permanent teeth, make sure you take good care of them.No two people have the same set of teeth—your teeth are as unique as your fingerprint, so be proud of your unique set of teeth.