Dental Cleaning Services in Hayward, CA
At Grove Hill Dental, we provide dental cleanings to patients in Hayward, CA 94541. We believe that dental exam and cleanings are essential for staying in good oral health. In addition to high-end dental equipment and high-quality materials, teeth cleaning services are provided in Hayward, CA 94541.
Regular brushing and flossing will help improve your oral health. Regular dental visits can help prevent most common dental problems including gum disease, oral cancer, cavities, and several other oral health diseases.
Complete oral examination
When you visit a dentist for a routine visit, your dentist wants to take a complete dental examination of your teeth, gums, and mouth. The dentist will look for tooth decay, gum disease, and also check the condition of dental crowns or fillings.
Dental X-rays are used to examine cysts and tumors in the oral cavity. Dental x-rays can help dentists accurately diagnose and treat tumors or tooth decay.
Intraoral & Extraoral x-rays
Intraoral x-rays are the common type of dental x-rays taken to detect gum diseases. Extraoral x-rays are used for performing oral cancer screening whereby they inspect the neck, tongue, lips, chin or elsewhere in the body.
Sometimes the dentist may take an impression of your upper or lower teeth and using soft gelatin-like material. The dentist will also ask you to bite down on the impression gently to evaluate your bite.
After a thorough dental examination, the dentist will discuss the results and will suggest the right brushing and cleaning techniques to help your teeth stay cleaner. Based on the reports, the dentist will recommend the type of dental fillings and crowns to help prevent further decay. The dentist may even suggest more frequent visits. You need to visit a dentist at least once a year for a dental cleaning to ensure not only healthy teeth and a bright, sparkling smile but also your overall health. Oral cleaning regime usually involves cleaning of calculus (Tartar), removal and cleaning of dental plaque and teeth polishing.
Cleaning of calculus (Tartar)
Cleaning of Calculus involves removing of tartar, a form of hard dental plaque that is deposited on the teeth and gums. A dentist or hygienist may remove the tartar buildup using specialized dental tools.
Removal and cleaning of dental plaque
Dental plaque is a soft, sticky and colorless deposit that is formed as a thick layer on the surface of your teeth, composed of bacteria, food debris, and saliva. The accumulation of dental plaque is one of the major causes of gum diseases and tooth decay. Professional tooth cleaning and flossing between your teeth can remove plaque and bacteria.
Brushing and flossing can't remove stubborn stains and change the color of your teeth. You can permanently remove the deep stains by teeth polishing procedure. It will smoothen the tooth to give a more shiny and lustrous surface.
Dental examination and cleaning between the teeth enable the prevention of dental diseases and maintaining good oral health and hygiene.
Schedule an appointment
To know more about dental cleaning service in 94541 area, call our dentist to schedule your exam and teeth cleaning and to learn how you can stay healthy year-round.