Category: Dental Instruments

Are Ergonomic Toothbrushes All That?

Brushing your teeth seems pretty straight forward. There is only one way to do it, although dentists do recommended starting in a different spot each time you brush. That way no one spot gets brushed less because you became tired or bored. By rotating where you begin, all your teeth get equal attention. Although the… Read more »

Hand-Held Dental Tools and Their Uses

Do you ever wonder what all those instruments are on the dental tray? What are they for and what do they do with them while working in your mouth? Some tools are specific to certain branches of dentistry but others are basic dental instruments found in every dentist’s office. Today your Des Moines Dentist, Dr…. Read more »