Having bad breath can be an embarrassing problem – especially if you are regularly face to face with other people. Known professionally as halitosis, bad breath plagues many people every day. Most cases of bad breath can be remedied by efficiently brushing the teeth. However, some types of bad breath are chronic or recurring, which may warrant a visit to the dentist.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Do I need treatment for my bad breath?
  • What should I expect my dentist to do about my bad breath?
  • Is there anything I can do to maintain better breath?