Oral hygiene is vital to your general health and your appearance.
Even patients with excellent teeth and gum cleaning regimes can suffer from plaque and tartar build-up. This build-up can lead to the gums becoming inflamed and gum disease may follow. Teeth can also become stained from drinks like tea and coffee, which can cause your smile to look dull and less pleasing.
Regular hygiene cleans can help to stop these kinds of issues from getting worse, in particular, stopping gum disease from progressing. White Dental invites patients to consider booking in with their hygienist between dental check-ups, around every six months or more often if advised by your dentist or hygienist.
If you have the symptoms of gum disease, it is worth booking an appointment with us as soon as you can for assessment. The following are common signs of gum disease are:
If gum disease progresses it can also lead to the following symptoms:
Any of the above symptoms are a warning sign. If you spot them, quick diagnosis and treatment from the hygienist can prevent it from getting any worse.
Perfect for maintaining healthy gums, our routine hygiene appointment offers a thorough scale and polish, plus tailored advice for your home hygiene regime.
A smile makeover treatment, the Lifestyle Diamond Experience combines hygiene, AirFlow and a polish. Ultrasonic cleaning and air polishing banishes the stains caused by our lifestyle choices such as drinking tea, coffee and red wine, and smoking. Designed to remove plaque and deep stains, the experience will refresh and restore your smile to a diamond shine.
Our friendly and knowledgeable team would love to discuss how we can help you.
Evening and weekend appointments now available!