Dr. Stefano was recently in Money Magazine. You can check out the article in the link below.
Water piks can provide a deep level of gum cleansing than regular flossing. They can be more expensive but are also providing you with better, more comprehensive cleaning.
From the Money Magazine excerpt--Dr. Lata Stefano says:If you’re one of the millions of Americans who know they need to floss more, Dr. Lata Stefano has a recommendation for you. Based in Ohio, Dr. Stefano likes the Philips Sonicare AirFloss Ultra because of its “user-friendly” nature. “It’s known to be the 60-second flosser,” she says. “It has targeted cleaning and can improve gum health.”
Water piks can be found at many stores and online as well. There are many to choose from. Make sure you read up on what you require and what you're looking for.
Some water piks are more user friendly than others. There are some water piks that are more expensive than others too. Find the water pik that works best for you.
If you have questions about what water pik works best, ask your dentist. Dr. Stefano and Dr. Klassen are always available to share best practices and advice on products.
If you know you won't floss with regular floss, or need something that's more user friendly a wter pik might be for you.
We encourage you to floss no matter what water pik you choose, or just use the traditional floss. Most important, floss daily!