Are you wondering why regular professional dental teeth cleaning is so important?
What are the benefits of regular teeth cleaning?
Everyday you teeth are exposed to build up of debris and bacteria. If not removed on regular basis, they deposit on your teeth and form what’s known as plaque. After eating plaque releases acids that attack tooth enamel, break it down and create cavities. Plaque can be removed by brushing, flossing and regular dental cleanings.
Prevent tooth loss
A buildup of plaque and tartar on your teeth will result in inflammation of the gums, known as gingivitis. At this stage the gums become red, swollen and can easily bleed. If left untreated, it can affect the bone that supports your teeth and result in loosening or loss of teeth (periodontitis). Daily cleaning and flossing, as well as regular dental cleaning can prevent reverse this process.
Detect other dental problems early
During regular dental visits, you will be screen for many problems, such as cavities, gum disease and even oral cancer. Many of them can be successfully treated if diagnosed early. You will also be able to save money, as early detection will limit the need for more complex treatments such as root canal, gum surgery or tooth extraction.
Restore your bright smile
Various food and drinks, as well as tobacco products can stain your teeth. A professional dental teeth cleaning can remove these stains and restore your beautiful bright smile.
Freshen your breath
Often bad breath is caused by poor oral hygiene. Daily teeth cleaning and flossing, as well as regular professional cleaning will keep your mouth healthy and your breath odour free.
Improve your overall health
There is documented link between oral and overall health. Maintaining good oral hygiene and regular dental cleanings may help you lower the risk of developing some common conditions, such as stroke or heart disease.