Extra Gentle Cleaning & Polishing
Extra gentle dental cleaning refers to a professional cleaning performed by a dentist or dental hygienist and takes about 25-30 minutes. At the time of your extra gentle cleaning and polishing procedure, our doctors will be using the dental cleaning processes and polishing, which are the processes of removing plaque from your teeth and finally polishing the surface of the teeth to look clean and shiny.
Dental procedures like extra gentle cleaning and polishing can seem somewhat overwhelming and traumatic. We want you to feel comfortable throughout the duration of this process. We will take the time to discuss your concerns and how you are feeling. In addition, we will provide you with helpful tips for overcoming dental anxieties, which may include simple comforts such as a blanket and neck pillow, or more involved comforts such as conscious sedations.
Professional cleanings can also help prevent any health issues that might otherwise go undetected until symptoms occur. Dentists recommend a dental cleaning every six months to avoid plaque build-up and other prevent other dental issues such as cavities, and gingivitis (gum disease). Your natural teeth are invaluable, extra gentle cleaning & polishing can help save your natural teeth. Our doctors will provide you with the best information to keep your teeth and gums healthy. To repair, restore and save your natural teeth is our top priority.