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If you think you know all there is to know about oral hygiene, then it’s time to test your knowledge! Our dental team at Congress Dental Group hopes you know all there is to know about oral hygiene because the more you know, the better off your smile will be. So, find out how much you really know by taking our oral hygiene quiz!

  1. Your oral hygiene routine should include brushing, prying objects loose with a toothpick, and rinsing.
  2.      True
  3.      False
  4. It’s recommended to brush with a hard-bristled toothbrush and fluoride toothpaste.
  5.      True
  6.      False
  7. You should use ADA-approved dental floss to clean your smile.
  8.      True
  9.      False
  10. You can use cosmetic mouthwash to rinse your mouth.
  11.      True
  12.      False
  13. It’s best to visit your dentist twice a year for a routine dental cleaning and exam.
  14.      True
  15.      False

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ANSWERS

  1. B (Your routine should include brushing, flossing, and rinsing)
  2. B (You should use a soft-bristled toothbrush and fluoride toothpaste)
  3. A
  4. B (It’s best to use fluoride, antiseptic, or antibacterial mouthwash)
  5. A

How did you do with this quiz? Our dentist, Dr. Robert Page, hopes you did well! For more information and details about oral hygiene in Boston, Massachusetts, please contact Congress Dental Group and talk to a member of our dental team. If you call 617-574-8700, we will be more than happy to tell you all you need to know about brushing, flossing, and rinsing. We look forward to helping you!