General Dentistry / Halitosis treatment (bad breath)
Approximately 90% of halitosis cases (bad breath) are directly related to oral health. Bacteria – naturally present in the mouth in large numbers – are most often responsible. Possible results of excessive bacterial accumulation are:
- Inflammation of the gums – with poor hygiene gums can become inflamed, and this will
Solution: gum cleaning
- Spaces between teeth – these trap food particles, inviting bacteria
Solution: Invisalign technology (clear
braces) can treat this problem at any age,
with very little impact on your appearance
- Sleeping on the back – When you sleep on your back, the angle of the jaw favours breathing through the mouth. Less saliva
is produced and this can be a source of
Solution: using a occlusal plate to correct
- Carbohydrate deficiency – When the body does not have enough carbohydrates, it must rely on its existing reserves. This phenomenon leads to the emission of ketones which can cause bad odour.
Solution: carbohydrates are important; do not forget to keep them in your diet.
Closys Mouth rinse
The patented Oxychloral-S technology is scientifically formulated to kill 99.9% of germs that cause bad breath, dissolve unwanted compounds, and reduce harmful bacteria in your mouth for a noticeably cleaner and fresher mouth.
Volatile sulphur compounds (VSCs), on the back on the tongue are the primary agents of mouth odour. The Closys complete oral health system uses patented Oxychloral-S technology to eliminate VSCs and other odour-causing germs for hours and prevents re-growth.
Town of Mont-Royal (TMR)