What is subgingival scaling for Knoxville patients?
A healthy mouth can last a patient a lifetime when properly maintained, and good oral health habits are at the core of a healthy smile. Dr. Foncea of Sequoyah Dental Arts in Knoxville is committed to ensuring that his patients maintain the smile of their dreams. This is achieved by brushing, flossing, and maintaining regular dental appointments for cleanings and examinations. If there is a build up of plaque and tartar on a patient’s teeth when they come in for their recall appointments, Dr. Foncea may perform subgingival scaling. Knoxville residents may need this done in order to bring their teeth back to a healthy state and avoid the development of periodontal disease.
Dr. Foncea of Sequoyah Dental Arts will perform subgingival scaling when necessary. This is the process in which the plaque and tartar is cleaned off of the natural teeth. It may require that some of the roots of the teeth be cleaned as well. This will help restore dental health and give patients a fresh start!
Dr. Foncea can perform a variety of professional cleanings in order to help patients maintain good oral health habits. This is essential for patients to enjoy a lifetime of beautiful teeth and a healthy smile. It is his goal to allow his patients the benefits of great teeth and avoid the development and progression of periodontal disease. Periodontal disease is a serious condition that can cause unwanted problems with a patient’s bone, teeth, and gums, and can result in irreversible damage that can cause a patient to lose their natural teeth and require cosmetic restorative procedures to regain their appearance. It is so important that patients brush, floss, and have their teeth examined and cleaned regularly by a dental professional at Sequoyah Dental Arts to enjoy what a healthy smile can provide!
If you live in the Knoxville area and are ready to enjoy the benefits of a smile that is not only gorgeous but healthy, call Dr. Foncea of Sequoyah Dental Arts today to schedule a consultation appointment and learn about how subgingival scaling and other cleaning processes can help restore dental health.