Kipling Family Dentistry recommends coming infor dental hygiene services every 3-6 months. Even if you are extremely meticulous when it comes to dental hygiene, brushing and flossing alone does not clean the teeth 100%. It is imperative that you come in for regular cleaning appointments as advised by your Dentist. Certain diseases like gum disease are related to heart disease and stroke. Bad dental hygiene in pregnant women can even lead to low birth weight for new-borns and pre-term birth. Regular dental exams and professional cleanings can prevent many serious health issues.
Benefits of Professional Dental Cleaning:
- Removing Plaque and tartar: Our hygienists remove sticky substance that adheres to your teeth and causes harmful bacteria to grow. This is turn can cause bad breath, cavities and gum disease.
- Brighter Smile: after the cleaning, we polish your teeth to give you a luminous smile
- Strengthen your teeth: We may give you a fluoride treatment that makes your teeth stronger and can reverse minor tooth decay.
- Develop good dental care habits: We go over your routine and habits and help you improve them as required. Good oral care leads to healthy teeth.