DENTAL CLEANINGS AN OVERVIEW
Patients are encouraged to have their teeth cleaned every six months.
Biannual dental cleanings help to reduce plaque and tartar build-up keeping the teeth and gums healthy. Routine professional teeth cleanings are the cornerstone of any lasting healthy smile. Patients enjoy a refreshed clean smile while helping to preserve the natural functioning and stable bite.
Teeth cleanings performed by your dental hygienist reach areas that brushing and flossing can not. Teeth cleanings also focus on cleaning thoroughly cleaning the gums and soft tissues. Patients who visit the dentist on a routine basis are less likely to develop tooth decay, gum disease, and other oral health concerns.
Inbetween dental cleanings, Dr. Overholtzer encourages patients of all ages to brush and floss their teeth at least twice a day. Daily oral hygiene is essential for a healthy smile.