OUR DENTAL HYGIENISTS
Prevention and early detection are the keys to avoiding future dental treatment.Prevention begins with the control of plaque and calculus, the main cause of decay and gum disease.
Our hygienists will thoroughly clean your teeth and advice you on how to maintain a clean and healthy mouth.
A Dental Hygienist is a dental professional who is trained to scale and polish teeth, aswell as remove any stains. They can deep clean and root plane teeth in patients with gum disease.
Perhaps their most important role is educating patients on the best way to keep their teeth free from plaque. They are experts in oral hygiene techniques and diet advice. they can identify areas where cleaning needs improving and advise on the best way to achieve this. They can apply desensitising agents to sensitive teeth and provide flouride treatment.