Dental Cleaning Simpsonville, SC

Dental Cleaning An Overview

A dental cleaning is the foundation of your routine preventive dental care at O’Malley Dental. Our trained and experienced dental hygienists will take the time to be thorough. Combined with a thorough dental exam with Dr. O’Malley, it is a key component of long term oral health maintenance.

During your dental cleaning, we reach spaces and surfaces that can be hard to access yourself when brushing and flossing your teeth each day. Our staff is also trained to look for the early warning signs of dental problems, such as tooth cavities, or cancer. these can quickly develop into more complex concerns if left untreated. Tooth decay, gum disease and other health concerns with early oral symptoms can often be treated successfully with conservative means when caught in the developmental stage.

Dental Cleaning What to Expect

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Your dental hygienist will use a special toothbrush and fluoride toothpaste to gently clean all tooth surfaces. We will look for any signs of tooth damage or decay as we clean your teeth. Your hygienist will offer personalized oral hygiene tips to keep your smile clean and healthy between visits. We Take the time to get to know you, and analyze any medical issues or lifestyle habits that may affect your oral health. This enables our staff to provide the best possible care and effective advice.

After brushing your teeth, we will floss between them and look for any signs of gum disease. In most cases, a fluoride paste will be applied as the final step in the process to strengthen your tooth enamel and help fight decay.

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