At your routine dental exam appointment, we take specific measurements of your gum heights to assess the health of your gums and teeth. We then discuss the recommended frequency of dental cleanings with you based on your individual oral health and smile.
Our hygienists scale and polish your teeth to remove plaque and other buildups. Then, she will walk you through ways to improve your at-home oral care. At the end of your dental cleaning, you get a chance to ask any questions. If you have a question, please ask, because at Bright View Dental Care we are passionate about patient education!
Even diligent brushing at home leaves behind dome bacteria (especially in hard-to-reach places!). Over time, this bacteria builds up and forms plaque. Left untreated, the plaque can cause cavities, gum disease, and other dental issues.
By the time you notice the symptoms of these dental health problems, they may be far more difficult and expensive to treat. That’s why preventative dental care like dental cleanings is so important.
Some of the top benefits of teeth cleanings in Markham include: