Professional teeth cleaning is about more than just cleaning the teeth. A painless and quick procedure, having the teeth professionally cleaned on a regular basis is important for a number of reasons:
– The dentist can check for tooth decay, gum disease and even oral cancers
– Plaque and tartar is totally removed which is impossible with a regular toothbrush
– Possible fluoride treatment to strengthens tooth enamel and protect against cavities
Finally, the teeth are polished using grainy toothpaste and an electric toothbrush “to remove any remains of plaque” and brighten the appearance of the teeth. A full article on professional cleaning can be read at https://yourdentalhealthresource.com/teeth-cleaning/.