Teeth Scaling and Cleaning

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Scaling and cleaning services is part of our regular oral hygiene procedures that should be done twice a year.

No matter how well you take care of your teeth, some plaque build-up will occur. Each time you eat or drink, colonies of bacteria form in our mouth. Despite best efforts, you can remove some of it by brushing or flossing, or when you use a mouthwash, but you cannot eliminate all of it. This is why it’s so important to see the dentist twice a year. Dental scaling and cleaning will remove the tartar and plaque that builds up in your mouth which otherwise can affect the health of your teeth and gums

What Causes Periodontal Diseases?

There are a number of possible reasons why people suffer from periodontal diseases: Some of the common ones are

  • Poor oral hygiene
  • Tobacco and other related products
  • Genetic predisposition
  • Poor diet
  • Chronic stress
  • Pregnancy
  • Diabetes

Benefits of Getting Professional Dental Scaling and Cleaning

There are many benefits to dental scaling and cleaning, including:

  • Plaque removal
  • Calculus removal
  • Safeguarding of your teeth and gums
  • Stain removal
  • Early detection of dental problems
  • Reduction in bad breath
  • Improvement in self-confidence
  • Overall improvement of health.