How Does Mouthwash Benefit Our Oral Health?

For decades, dentists have recognised the fundamental role that good oral hygiene plays in the general well-being of our bodies. Brushing and flossing goes a long way in ensuring a healthy mouth, but the question remains, how does mouthwash benefit our oral health? Well, here are some of the answers. 

Key takeaway:

  • Mouthwash prevents plaque buildup on your teeth and gums.
  • Mouthwash can be used to temporarily reduce bad breath.
  • The use of mouthwash can also kill bacteria and prevent gum disease.

There are many different kinds of mouthwash. Your dentist can help you choose.

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Dr Siddharth Wandrekar - Practice principal (GDC No. 170074)

BDS – India 2004, MSc Prosthetic Dentistry 2007 (London), MJDF Royal College of Surgeons England

Sidd has been with Brunel Dental Practice since 2011 and took over the practice in September 2016 after the previous principal retired.

Sidd qualified in 2004 from one of the prestigious Universities in India. He came to the UK and meritoriously obtained a Masters in Prosthetic Dentistry from King’s College, London. He then spent a year in a hospital environment being involved in major surgeries such as head and neck cancer, correction of jaw fractures and complex surgical removal of teeth. He moved to work as an Associate in Private and NHS practices in Scotland before joining Brunel Dental Practice.

Sidd enjoys dentistry because he can help everyone to achieve good dental health and overall well-being in a caring and comfortable environment.

He is married with two boys who keep him on his toes. He loves playing tennis and represents the local club in the regional Leagues. He loves to travel and visit offbeat places. He also has a keen interest in current affairs.

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