If you are one who thinks a dental cleaning is not necessary, this blog is to convince you otherwise. A dental cleaning is a beneficial and important appointment that you should attend every six months. If you want a successful and healthy oral cavity, you will need to attend your checkups and participate in a daily oral hygiene routine. There are many reasons why a dental cleaning is vital for achieving the best oral health possible, and some of those reasons include:
1. Every appointment allows you to get to know our dental team and practice a little better. This is very important because it helps you feel comfortable and relaxed while you are in the dental chair. As time goes on, you will create life-long friendships with our dental team members, and you will have a positive and trusting dental experience.
2. Each dental cleaning gives your dentist the opportunity to prevent and treat dental issues as soon as possible. When you come into our office for a dental cleaning, your dentist will examine your oral cavity and identify any problems you may have, even if they are just developing. This is a great way to detect and treat problems as soon as possible, keeping your smile healthy and strong.
3. When you come in for your cleaning, the risks associated with gum disease are eliminated. The plaque and tartar that live and grow on your teeth each day can create major problems to your oral cavity if they are left untreated. The only way to successfully remove the plaque and tartar from your teeth is by having your teeth professionally cleaned, which is why dental cleanings are extremely important.
4. Lastly, during your appointment, our hygienist will deeply clean, floss, polish, and nourish your teeth. These are beneficial techniques because the bacteria, decay, and infection are abolished and the hard-to-reach areas of the mouth are deeply and thoroughly cleaned.
Because your dental cleanings are so important, we encourage you to call our office today and schedule your next appointment. We look forward to helping you achieve the healthy and beautiful smile you deserve!
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The Smiles team is pleased to provide excellent dentistry in the Pacific Northwest. Contact the office nearest you today to learn more about what we can do for your smile!