Call (516) 766-0122


Much like good oral hygiene protects your natural teeth, good denture hygiene is key to maintaining your oral health and long-term satisfaction with your dentures. Dr. Rechter advises that, when cleaning your dentures, you should first rinse away loose food particles thoroughly. Then wet your toothbrush and apply denture cleanser. And like your mom always told you, remember to brush every surface, scrubbing gently to avoid damage.

Dr. Rechter recommends that you clean your dentures two to three times every day, preferably after every meal. This keeps your dentures in good shape and helps freshen your breath. In addition, it’s important to brush the other areas of your mouth. Brush your gums, tongue, and palate every morning with a soft-bristled brush before inserting your dentures. This not only leads to a minty fresh feeling, but it’s important to stimulate your oral tissues, as well as remove plaque from all areas of your mouth.

For more information about how to care for your dentures or to make an appointment with Dr. Rechter, call our Rockville Centre office today at (516) 766-0122.

Read more about dentures:

Call Today (516) 766-0122

Make an Appointment
Long Island Dental Excellence
Practice Photo

Dr. Michael J. Rechter

Dr. Demetrios Tsiokos - Periodontist

Share |
Long Island Dental Excellence
100 N. Centre Ave. Suite 402
Rockville Centre, NY 11570
General Info: (516) 766-0122
Visit Our Video Gallery
Top 10 critical things you should know before you select a dentist.

Call Today (516) 766-0122

Make an Appointment