It’s Not Just a Cleaning!!
Prevention should serve as a lifestyle pattern for total health, not the least of which is dental health. Prevention in dentistry leads to improved long-term oral health and reduced dental costs. It encourages a bright smile, fresh breath, and an overall good feeling or personal security.
Dental Hygienists can provide excellent service to assist in the maintenance of your overall dental health.
Benefits of Regular Oral Hygiene Visits:
Your entire mouth is thoroughly and carefully examined for gum disease, growths, lesions, and any abnormalities that might affect your general health.
Your teeth are cleaned and polished to remove plaque and tartar both above and below the gum line, eliminating the bacteria that lead to cavities, bad breath and gum disease.
Fluoride is applied to your teeth prevent decay, and root sensitivity/root cavities.
Sealants can be easily applied to the chewing s urfaces of children’s teeth to protect against future decay.
Dental disease is a silent invader, presenting itself in various forms such as puffy, bleeding gums, cavities, oral cancer and abscesses. Although your mouth may appear to be in good health at this time, stresses, body changes, life changes, medications, illness, and age can tax your immune system.
Maintaining regular oral hygiene appointments and follow-ups with your dentist offers you the assurance that any problems regarding your oral care will be addressed immediately. Prevention is your insurance policy toward a healthier, pain free, debt-free lifestyle.