Manatee Dental of East Bradenton
3805 State Road 64 East, Bradenton, FL 34208

Oral Hygiene in Bradenton, FL

The health of your teeth and gums depends on your oral hygiene habits. To have a healthy smile, you need to maintain good dental care at home and see a dentist with expertise in oral hygiene in Bradenton for professional dental treatment. With regular at-home dental care and visits to the outstanding dentists at our practice, you can keep you smile free of dental problems for a lifetime.

Why Does Oral Hygiene Deserve Your Attention?

Proper oral hygiene is vital to maintaining the health of your teeth and gums. Daily brushing and flossing, coupled with regular professional dental exams and cleanings, can remove the hidden plaque and bacteria that collects on your teeth and gums and causes dental problems, such as tooth decay, bad breath, and all stages of gum disease. Please call our office today to discover why regular oral care is a must for the health of your smile.

Are There Any Oral Hygiene Tips to Help You Protect Your Smile?

Yes, dentists often suggest these oral hygiene instructions to keep your teeth and gums healthy:

  • Brush your teeth every morning, night, and following every meal
  • Pick out a toothpaste with fluoride as an ingredient
  • Find a toothbrush with softer bristles that’s small enough to reach all your teeth
  • Gently floss all around every tooth
  • Limit your intake of sugar-filled foods and beverages
  • Quit using tobacco and smoking
  • Make regular visits to a dentist for professional dental treatment

These easy-to-follow tips can greatly decrease your chances of developing cavities, gum disease, and bad breath.

How Can You Fully Protect the Health of Your Teeth and Gums?

An at-home dental care routine can provide you with strong dental protection, but you also need to see a dentist for regular professional check-ups and cleanings to completely protect your smile. Maintaining oral health is good for both your smile and your body because it can guard against many general medical conditions. Call us today for an appointment to attain better overall health and start practicing oral hygiene in Bradenton.

How Can You Teach Your Child to Take Care of Their Teeth?

The best way to teach your child about the importance of dental hygiene is by making oral hygiene habits a part of their daily lives from a very young age. In fact, dental experts strong urge you to take our child to a dentist by the time they reach age one. This will allow you to check on your child’s dental development, detect any signs of decay or dental issues, and establish a foundation for a lifetime of excellent dental health. Then, you need to continue with these professional dental visits a couple of times each year as your child grows. In case your child resists practicing daily hygiene or going to the dentist, we can offer you fun ideas to enhance their dental experience. For instance, consider giving rewards for good dental visits like a healthy treat or letting them choose a sparkly toothbrush. Feel free to call our office for additional suggestions on making dental hygiene an enjoyable part of your child’s life.

How Can You Establish an at-Home Dental Hygiene Routine?

Practicing proper oral care at home is an essential complement to regular professional dental care to ensure a healthy smile. Your at-home hygiene regimen should revolve around daily brushing and flossing to remove hidden plaque and bacteria. Be sure to brush very gently, yet thoroughly, and to floss carefully around every tooth. In addition, choose a toothpaste that contains fluoride and a toothbrush with softer bristles for maximum dental protection. Call our office for more information on maintaining healthy hygiene at home.

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Great staff, great dentist. Will recommend anyone and everyone to you guys.
Kevin M.
Dr. Corona and staff go out of their way to explain in detail all that has to be done to assure an excellent result. I always feel at home with the […]
Paul B.
Excellent ... Everyone was very caring and pleasant.
Tom H.
It was the typical appointment. It went great. Kathy is very helpful in my fight with gum disease.
Patrick G.
Cathy's attention to detail is wonderful as she administers my periodic maintenance. She's highly competent and puts me at ease each time.
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Routine Cleaning Appointment - Technician: Consistently first class professional experience. Friendly, timely, efficient, gentle, caring, advisory. I […]
Bruce W.
Everyone was kind, courteous, and informative I felt comfortable
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Kathy is the best for perio maintenance! Really listens and makes what could be a painful process not so.
Laura M.
Cathy was great- good input on procedure and next steps.
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Had a great visit as a new patient . Very friendly, very efficient .
Tiffany A.
Everyone is friendly and both Dr. Corona and the assistants took time to answer all my questions.
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on time, quality work, dedicated employees
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For being my first time, it was very nice, the hygienist Kathy was experienced and caring.
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Kathy that did my cleaning is fantastic. Very professional, friendly and goes out of her way to answer questions, provide advise and does a superb […]
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Tom T.
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The whole process was very good
Harold H.
Jennifer is very professional in her work. Got in on time and Dr. Corona worked me in to get a temp crown.
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Cathy is very efficient, and has such a great personality.
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Excellent Pain Free...best visit I have ever had,and I got a root canal!
Latrice C.
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Sharon K.
Excellent and professional service
Tina B.
Great job, as always.
Ronald V.
Very lovely staff
Michael T.
Always a pleasure to see Dr. Corona and staff! He is a great dentist who is always very professional, as is his entire staff.
Paul B.
My appointment was right on time and Jennifer did an excellent job of cleaning my teeth and explaining everything she was doing.
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Gary B.
Cathy was fantastic!
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Office Hours
Mon. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri. – 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Sat. – Closed
Sun. – Closed
Phone: (941) 538-6339
Fax: (941) 714-0403
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  • Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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