Dental hygienists provide preventative oral care under a dentist’s supervision. They clean patients’ teeth and examine their mouths for signs of damage, gingivitis, and other diseases. Hygienists teach patients how to maintain good oral health. And while a little discomfort may be necessary to get your teeth properly clean, you shouldn’t be in pain during regular cleaning. Our hygienists all use the cavitron cleaning machine which is highly recommended through the dental industry worldwide. And is known causes less discomfort than others.
Also always remember to tell your hygienist how you’re feeling, and ask for a break to take a few deep breaths if needed.
The benefits of visiting a dental hygienist can be life-changing for you and your mouth, and even though your dentist assesses the overall health of your teeth and looks after any necessary treatments.
Your dental hygienist will professionally clean your teeth, removing any stubborn tartar and plaque and consequently preventing issues like gum disease.