Dental hygiene is the foundation on which all good oral health is based. This means that maintaining good dental hygiene can help prevent any number of issues from arising, whether it be the need for a filling, a root canal treatment, or even gum disease. With regular, good dental hygiene patients can prevent bad breath, as well as the build-up of plaque and tartar which can lead to tooth decay and gum disease.
Aside from taking care of your teeth and oral health at home, the most important thing to do is maintain regular dental hygiene appointments here with us at Islington Smiles. Our highly trained team can not only perform thorough cleanings which will reach areas patients simply cannot with an at-home clean, but they can also help prevent and diagnose gum disease and tooth decay.
We recommend attending dental hygiene appointments on an annual or biannual basis. We also offer Airflow Tooth Polishing, which can gently and effectively remove plaque and tartar as well as superficial staining.
Our dental hygiene team will be able to help develop an at-home plan that’s built around you, but all at-home routines should include:
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