Scaling and Root Planing
Get a deeper clean! Our dental hygienists regularly use scaling and root planing techniques to gently remove plaque, bacteria and tartar from above and below the gum line. Make an appointment to learn more.
When you clean your teeth, your cleaning visible surfaces, scaling and root planing is a deeper cleaning. Routine treatments by your dental hygienist include scaling and root planning, it is the careful removal of plaque bacteria and tartar from above and below the gumline.
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Tarter, in particular, can only be removed by a dental professional, especially if it surrounds the roots. However, if you have symptoms of gum disease you may need a more advanced treatment like our restorative tissue therapy.
The best treatment for gum disease is prevention, we believe in treating the cause before the symptoms.