The answer is YES!
Not flossing is like washing only one side of a dirty dish. While brushing your teeth helps to remove plaque from the surface, it doesn’t really clean those hard to reach spaces in-between your teeth. Your teeth have five surfaces- buccal, occlusal, lingual, mesial, and distal. Your toothbrush can only reach three of the surfaces but not the other two (mesial and distal) unless you are missing teeth. It’s the spaces that are in-between our teeth that are must vulnerable to gum disease. Flossing DAILY is the best way to keep your gums healthy and those tight spaces cavity free.Read More