Even if you always make sure to brush the recommended twice per day, you may not be properly removing all the plaque and tartar built up on the surface of your teeth. It’s important to see us one every six months, or twice per year, for a professional teeth cleaning performed by one of our trained hygienists.
There are many opportunities to miss hard to reach spots when brushing your teeth, so getting your teeth cleaned at My Smile Dentistry is an integral part of maintaining good oral health.
If there are any signs of cavities or decay, this is the perfect time to catch them before they worsen. You may not even notice them yet, and they can be filled before you experience any pain.
Your appointment will begin with a quick check of your oral health. We may also take some X-rays depending on how long it’s been since your last ones.
The cleaning will begin by removing plaque and tartar with a special tool called a scaler before moving on to a thorough brushing. After the brushing is completed, we will floss your teeth and give you some fluoride, which will help protect your teeth.
Seeing us for a regular teeth cleaning has multiple benefits, especially if you come in every six months. Some of these benefits include:
Being serious about your oral health can prevent potential issues from developing down the road. Are you ready to keep your smile healthy and bright? Contact us today to schedule an appointment.