Have you recently eradicated gingivitis or periodontal disease from your mouth and gums?
If so, then you are feeling good about your mouth and gums. Your teeth have no plaque and tartar and you won’t need to visit your dentist again for another year, right?
Many patients are not aware that periodontal maintenance is the only sure way to keep gum disease from returning. Periodontal maintenance is regularly performed at certain intervals after procedures such as scaling and root planing. Periodontal maintenance includes the removal of plaque and tartar, scaling and tooth planing and polishing. We determine the frequency of your periodontal maintenance interval is needed.
Based on improving positive changes you may be pleasantly surprised to discover that routine 6 month cleanings are now required less often as scientifically proven by new international standards. Now how good is that. The most important thing performed for you is the assessment to look for these hidden subtle changes and improvements.
Start to get the healing going, get a sonicare toothbrush and get use to it. And floss , floss , floss. We have more hints too! ..Just ask how to make your own mouth wash. The idea is to have a tight seal around the teeth to lock out viruses! Turns out they are the culprits who affect our organs longterm. So healthy gums means a healthier you! Nice!