Various levels of cleanings are:
Preventive dental cleanings and exams are essential in maintaining good oral health, preventing cavities and gum disease, and making sure that any problems are treated as early as possible.
If periodontal disease is present, treatment cleanings will help the gums reattach to the roots of the teeth.
Periodontal Maintenance Cleanings
After treatment cleanings have been completed, the gums are cleaned more often and more thoroughly with periodontal maintenance cleanings.
For healthy gums, Dr. Fink recommends that you visit us every six months for a preventive dental cleaning and exam. We may suggest more frequent visits if needed.