Scaling is the cleaning of your teeth using an ultrasonic cleaning device of both the visible part above the gums and just under the gums where your toothbrush is unable to reach .mpolishing on the other hand is the use of a spining cup/brush to remove plaque and superficial stains developed on consumption of tobacco ,tea coffee and few medications from the surface of your teeth . This procedure also smoothens out the external surfaces making it harder for dirt to get attached to the teeth . This a basic dental procedure which if not done periodically can lead to weaking of gums and bone around the teeth ,bleeding gums ,decay and even bad odour(halitosis). It is ideally advised to get the procedure done once is 3 -6 months to maintain overall good health of your teeth . This is the first step in maintaining good oral hygiene .
Patients can have their teeth professionally whitened or can use over-the-counter products to achieve results. However, Teeth Cleaning and Whitening Treatment in Bavdhan performed at Novacare dental clinic is the safest and most effective option.
Teeth whitening or teeth bleaching is the process of lightening the color of natural teeth without removing any of the tooth structure . Whitening is indicated in patients who have developed stains due to tea ,coffee ,wine ,tobacco use,medications and age . Teeth whitening is effective only on natural teeth and not on caps and bridges . There are two ways of doing teeth whitening ;
1.in office teeth whitening is done by your dentist and can get teeth brighter faster . The bleaching solution is usually much stronger than at home kits . Also,heat ,light or a combination of the two may be used to speed up and intensify the whitening process .
- At home bleaching customised by your dentist :
Your dentist can provide with a custom made tray for at home whitening .in this case the dentist will give you instructions on how to place the bleaching solution in the tray and for what length of time .as the concentration of the bleaching soltion is low, out of office bleaching can take anywhere from a few days to a few weeks.