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Bad breath can ruin an otherwise great day. It can leave you self conscious every time you open your mouth. You could consider using mouthwash, but this may only be hiding a deeper issues. Fortunately, there are a number of things you can do to beat bad breath at the source.

There are many different issues that can lead to bad breath. For instance, an imbalanced diet, acid reflux, diabetes, gum disease, smoking, drinking alcohol, and even some prescription medications can all lead to bad breath. Fortunately, our team can help you avoid these problems. The most common reason for bad breath is poor dental hygiene—which we can help you reverse quickly.

Brushing and flossing properly can be an important part of preventing bad breath. Similarly, if bad bacteria are the cause of your bad breath, you could consider using a tongue scraper to keep your breath fresh. Mouthwash can be used to help you keep your mouth clean and kill bacteria. If you have recurring bad breath, we recommend scheduling an appointment with us.

If you’re interested in learning more about preventing bad breath, please don’t hesitate to give William G. Kaylakie DMD a call at 512-794-2822. Dr. William G. Kaylakie and our team will be happy to examine your smile and offer you any advice you need. We look forward to receiving your call soon.