Regular brushing and flossing is vital to the health and well-being of your mouth, but maintaining good dental hygiene also requires routine Professional dental cleanings and oral exams. Individuals should have Professional dental cleanings and oral exams at least every six months or so, depending on their particular needs.
Professional dental cleanings and oral exams are meant to be preventative in nature, helping patients avoid such problems as decay, gum disease, and infection or catching these problems early before they progress to more advanced stages. At Harmony Dental Arts, a professional dental cleaning includes scaling, root planning, and polishing, plus recommendations for further preventative or restorative care. To schedule a cleaning, contact our staff at Harmony Dental Arts.Written by Dr. Sokolina