Regular dental check-ups and professional dental clean-ups are one of the best investments you can make today towards,
It will also help you to prevent oral health issues such as:
This is the basic, but most important preventive treatment.
During the appointment the dentist will,
Regular dental cleanings and check-ups are essential to make sure that any damaging conditions are treated as early as possible.
Our dentist recommends that you visit us every six months for a routine dental cleaning and exam.
When the calculi deposits are not removed by professional cleaning, the gums can become infected causing gum disease.
The early stage of infection is called “Gingivitis” (bleeding and swelling of the gums, bad breath). Following a gum treatment and proper home care, the gums can heal back to normal.
However, if the gingivitis left without treatment, it develops into the next stage called “Periodontitis”. This is an infection in tissues that are supporting the tooth including gums and surrounding bone. The damage is irreversible, but proper gum treatment and home care will prevent further destruction.
Dentist will assess the level of breakdown of the gums by measuring them and by x-rays analysis.
The gum treatment involves:
The team will ensure the whole procedure is pain-free and comfortable. After care is provided and you will be educated to maintain home care.