At Toorak Fine Dentistry, our staff are committed to the long term health of your teeth and gums. Regular visits to a dental hygienist help to prevent the onset of gum disease and detect and treat any potential problems before they develop into more serious conditions. Gum disease is a slow insidious disease that can pass unnoticed until it is in the advanced stages, when treatment is difficult and often expensive. For more information on gum disease please see our Gum (Periodontal) Disease page.
Our Dental Hygienists are highly trained in the cleaning and maintenance of the teeth and gums and will perform the following during your hygiene appointment:
In addition to regular professional dental cleaning, it is important to look after your teeth and gums at home between visits. So in addition to visiting the dentist every six months for a check up, here are some other ways that you can boost your dental health:
If you have any further questions about your dental health or the role of a dental hygienist please call our team on (03) 9826 1725.
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