Scaling and polishing treatments clean your teeth, remove plaque, and help to prevent gum disease and tooth decay.
The Advantages of teeth polishing and scaling Treatments
Scaling and polishing treatments help keep your teeth healthy and well as improving their appearance. In particular, the treatments play an important role in preventing tooth decay and gum disease. Scaling and polishing treatments can even help your overall health as infections in your teeth or gums can spread to other areas of your body.
The treatments remove stains and plaque, plus they smooth the tooth surface. They also smooth any restorations you have (fillings, for example) and help to prevent those restorations from corroding.
Scaling and polishing is an important part of maintaining good oral health and hygiene so should be carried out regularly. The treatment is administered by a dental hygienist who will use special ultrasonic or manual instruments.
The benefits of scaling teeth and dental polishing procedure include:
- Prevents tooth decay
- Prevents gum disease
- Helps to reduce the spread of infection
- Makes your teeth look smoother, whiter, and brighter