An Easy Solution if you Find Flossing Hard

dca-blog_article-05_interdental-cleaners_1200x630

Maintaining a healthy mouth calls for cleaning between your teeth and around your delicate gumline. If you find flossing difficult, you have an easier alternative with an interdental brush.

Brush up on the Benefits of Interdental Brushes

Most people think that flossing is their only option to clean in between their teeth, and many find flossing to be a real challenge. Luckily, the fast and easy alternative to floss is an interdental brush. These are very thin brushes that have a small head with bristles attached by a wire. Some have a specially shaped handle intended to make them easy to hold, while others have long handles like toothbrushes. They are inserted between the teeth to gently and easily clean. Affordable dentists have long recommended these brushes because research has shown they actually remove plaque more effectively than regular flossing and brushing. They can be used several times, but should be replaced when the wire gets bent or bristles become worn. Ask your dentist in Indiana where to find them near you. 

When Interdental Brushes are Best

Affordable dentists suggest interdental brushes to people with different issues, including:

  • Limited Mobility Most people with joint problems, age-related conditions, or other limited mobility issues find interdental brushes much easier to use than regular floss. Ask your dental clinic for a lesson on how to use them.
  • Dental Work – Do you have dentures, bridges, or implants? These brushes can reach into the tight spaces between all of your dental work.
  • Gaps in TeethHaving large spaces between your teeth can make flossing very difficult because you may not clean teeth properly. To solve this problem, affordable dentists recommend using an interdental brush to completely remove food and plaque.
  • BracesThe brackets and wires of braces make flossing basically impossible. But interdental brushes can maneuver around braces to remove excess debris from both your teeth and your braces. Ask your dentist in Indiana to teach you to use them correctly, so as not to damage your braces.
  • An Aversion to Flossing If you’re ready to toss the floss because you find flossing hard or uncomfortable, ask about an interdental brush at your dental clinic – you’ll love how fast and easy it is.

To get the dental care you deserve from an affordable dentist in Indiana, call Wadas Dental today at (866) 881-7554 or make an appointment.

Wadas Dental offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Indiana. Our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Wadas Dental, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Wadas Dental.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Great diagnostics, great treatment plan, great customer service!
Matthew M.
Always quick and professional
Jennifer R.
I will tell everyone very good Dentist and such a sweet set of people working there. Iam rating this as a 10➕
Patricia S.
Stacy is by far the best!! She has helped me patiently overcome my fear of just being at the dentist. She is understanding, kind, always explains what she’s doing and asks me how I’m doing. […]
Gabriela G.
All around, a great experience
Cashawn M.
Amber the dental hygienist was very polite and informed me of every step before giving care, she even discuss the next thing I could do in prevention and protecting the teeth that I have left. All […]
LYDIA E.
Always great service from the reception, to the hygienist, to the dentist.
Brian T.
As always, courteous and professional.
James J.
The doctors and staff here are really friendly. They make the process of going to the dentist so smooth.
Desiree B.
Dr.cooper is great Good customer service With Laura and girls
Judith Q.
Genuine care
Edgar G.
Everyone was nice and answered my questions. I didn’t have to wait for a long time in the waiting room!!
Edward G.
It’s always been a positive experience with kind and curtious personal!
Roland L.
Excellent treatment and service for over 40 years.
Lynn P.
Excellent service from staff. The dentist and staff. explained the service in detail. I will recommend this dentist to family and friends.
Wendy D.
Professional and excellent care
Norman J.
Exceptional care and patience with my 4 year old from dental asst Stacey
Sofia N.
Stacey is an excellent hygienist! The customer service up front is considerate and on time. Dr Garbe is so personable and friendly. What a great dental practice!
William B.
Tasha is so kind and reassuring through any worrisome procedures. She is a great coach! Dr. Botica thoroughly explains everything before, during, and after your procedure.
Jillian A.
My association with Wadas Dental goes back many years of dental service with complete satisfaction !
Thomas S.
We Accept Most Insurance Plans!
Learn More

We accept most insurance plans and will be happy to help you understand the coverage that you have. We will do our best to see that you receive your maximum insurance benefits for all covered services.

No Insurance? No Worries! See our discounts and offers here