At Sunshine Smiles Dental Care, we prioritize your dental health, and regular dental cleanings play a fundamental role in achieving and maintaining a vibrant, healthy smile. Dr. Mike Horng and Dr. Roberto Aleman, our dedicated dentists, are committed to providing top-quality dental cleaning services in Hillandale, MD.
Dental cleanings, also known as dental prophylaxis or teeth cleaning, are preventive procedures performed by dental professionals to remove dental plaque and tartar buildup from the surfaces of your teeth. These cleanings aim to maintain optimal oral health, prevent dental issues, and ensure your smile stays radiant.
Dental hygienists are integral members of the dental care team who specialize in preventive oral health. Their responsibilities include:
Regular dental cleanings offer a multitude of benefits:
During a typical dental cleaning appointment at Sunshine Smiles Dental Care, you can expect the following:
During a dental cleaning, you can expect a thorough examination, plaque and tartar removal, tooth polishing, and oral hygiene guidance. The process is generally painless and takes about 30 to 60 minutes.
Dental cleanings are typically not painful. You may experience some minor discomfort or sensitivity, but your hygienist will ensure your comfort throughout the procedure.
While dental cleanings can remove surface stains and make your teeth appear whiter, they are not a substitute for professional teeth whitening procedures. Dental cleanings primarily focus on preventive care and maintaining oral health.
A standard dental cleaning appointment usually takes between 30 to 60 minutes. However, the duration may vary depending on your individual oral health and cleaning needs.
The cost of dental cleanings can vary depending on factors such as location and the extent of cleaning required. Our team can provide you with detailed pricing information during your appointment or when you contact our office.
Experience the difference that regular dental cleanings can make in your oral health and overall well-being. Dr. Mike Horng and Dr. Roberto Aleman at Sunshine Smiles Dental Care are dedicated to providing top-quality dental cleaning services in Hillandale, MD. Contact us today at 301-565-8889 to schedule your appointment and take a proactive step toward maintaining your radiant smile.