Tag: flossing

Proper Flossing Technique

Flossing: Tips From Your Local Hygienists in Glendale and Phoenix

Flossing is very important to good dental health, but not everyone knows the best way to floss. There are multiple different methods to floss your teeth, but not all methods clear away the same amount of plaque. It doesn’t matter how you may floss. What does matter is that you are eliminating the greatest amount…
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periodontal disease

Does Gum Disease cause Heart Disease? | Dentist 85308

Does Gum Disease cause Heart Disease? The American Dental Association and the American Heart Association have acknowledged the relationship between gum disease, also called periodontal disease, and heart disease. So, what is the link? Inflammation! When the body is fighting off bacteria in the bloodstream, inflammation occurs. Bleeding gums, which occurs when gums become highly…
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Power Flosser

Power Flosser by Waterpik | Dentist Glendale – Phoenix 85308

At Valley of the Sun Dentistry, we now carry the Power Flosser by Waterpik. This battery-operated electric flosser helps reduce plaque, prevent bleeding gums and aids in achieving optimal oral health.  Ask us about the Power Flosser at your next dental appointment! Written by Shay, Registered Dental Hygienist. The dentist’s two bits on the power…
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