Studies have shown that a high-quality plaque control can prevent and control gingivitis, periodontitis, and dental caries in children as well as adults. Plaque control can be achieved mechanically or chemically by self care or professionally by dentists or dental hygienists.
The AIR-FLOW® method delivers a controlled stream of fine powder particles to the tooth surface through water spray and compressed air. The AIR-FLOW® Prophylaxis Powder is a sodium bicarbonate based. This is a relatively soft material which is biocompatible if ingested. It is an accepted dentifrice and antacid. It is moderately abrasive. It dissolves rapidly and has a relatively low toxicity.
Scaling and root planing are often referred to as deep cleaning, and may be performed using ultrasonic instruments.make an appointment