Despite of decent oral hygiene, there are often mall bacteria left in between and on teeth or discoloration from coffee, tea, wine, or nicotine. Among other things, this can lead to periodontitis. For this reason, it is important to have routine professional teeth cleanings and preventative check-ups. As a part of your preventative check-up and teeth cleaning you will receive valuable tips and tricks for good oral hygiene.
A professional teeth cleaning at our practice is comprised of a thorough but gentle cleaning of the teeth with ultrasonic and hand-held instruments. Tartar and plaque buildup, including what accumulates under the gums, and tooth discoloration are removed through the teeth cleaning process. At the end of the teeth cleaning the teeth are treated with fluoride and polished.