Interdental spaces

Why are interproximal brushes suitable for interdental spaces?

Interdental spaces can be either closed, meaning that the gums fill up all of the space, or they can be open.

To clean open interdental spaces, the use of interproximal brushes is essential to remove all of the biofilm that accumulates therein.

The gums found on the inside of interdental spaces are also more susceptible to inflammation, as there is less keratinisation.

Why are interproximal brushes suitable for interdental spaces?

Other indications of interprox interproximal brushes


Interproximal brushes are needed for proper cleaning of the spaces between implants.

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Fixed prostheses

The use of interproximal brushes is necessary for cleaning under bridges and crowns.

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Interproximal brushes are essential for cleaning brackets and spaces between teeth that are formed from the orthodontic movement of teeth.

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This is a separation between teeth which allows for increased biofilm accumulation on the inner sides, and therefore requires strict hygiene with interproximal brushes.

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Edentulous gaps

Interproximal brushes can more effectively clean the inner sides of teeth thanks to their adaptability.

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Furcal areas

When periodontal disease is involved, furcal areas may be exposed and require stricter cleaning using interproximal brushes.

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