Entries by Dr. Angel Harounian, DDS

Is Flossing Really Necessary?

Flossing became something that dentists recommended several decades ago. Before that, the public was told that brushing and rinsing—along with regular dentist appointments—were sufficient to maintain oral health. So why do dentists recommend flossing now? And is flossing really necessary? What Is Flossing? Flossing is a method of cleaning in between teeth. The word floss […]