Dental Hygiene

Dentist in Arlington, WA

Professional dental cleanings are important for maintaining great oral health. However, it is vital that you continue good dental hygiene at home as well.

Drs. Duskin & Holmes recommend that you brush your teeth at least twice per day and floss daily. This helps prevent tooth decay, periodontal disease, and other oral health issues.

There are additional ways to help keep teeth strong and healthy. Toothpastes and mouth rinses with fluoride are available over-the-counter. Eating a balanced diet and limiting sugary snacks can also contribute to good oral health.

When you can, drink a glass of water after meals. This can help wash away sugars from foods and drinks. If something you eat or drink contains acids, such as sodas or candies, wait 30 minutes before brushing. This will allow your saliva time to neutralize the acids and protect your teeth.

Healthy dental hygiene habits can help keep your teeth strong and beautiful. If you have any questions about your current dental hygiene routine, please contact us.

Visit Our Arlington Office

Arlington, WA dentist

20210 77th Avenue NE
Arlington, WA 98223

(360) 435-2151

Hours of Operation:

Monday 7am - 5pm
Tuesday 7am - 5pm
Wednesday 7am - 4pm
Thursday 7am - 4pm
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed

Read Our Arlington
Dental News

dentist in Arlington, WA

Arlington WA Dentist | To Floss or Not to Floss?

Arlington WA Dentist | To Floss or Not to Floss?

By admin | December 10, 2019

By now, you have likely seen news reports questioning whether flossing is necessary for your oral health. We want to answer your question right away with an absolute YES. Cleaning between your teeth is an essential part of caring for […]

Eagle Family Dental
20210 77th Avenue NE
Arlington, WA 98223
(360) 435-2151