Dental cleanings are preventative treatments designed to halt gum disease and the formation of cavities. The cleaning process uses tooth scaling and tooth polishing techniques to gently remove plaque and tartar from the teeth.
Your dentist may recommend removing a tooth for the good of your dental health. Although many of your teeth are easily removable, it's occasionally more complicated, and may need a more involved procedure.
Periodontal disease attacks the gums and the bone that support the teeth. Four out of five people have periodontal disease and don’t know it! Most people are not aware of it because the disease is usually painless in the early stages.