At our practice, we believe in the power of a healthy smile. Regular dental cleanings and exams not only help keep your teeth and gums clean but also allow us to catch any potential issues early on, ensuring that your smile remains bright and healthy.

Understanding the Importance of Dental Cleanings

Dental cleanings are more than just a way to keep your teeth looking their best. They play a crucial role in preventing cavities, gum disease and other dental problems. During a cleaning, our skilled hygienists will remove plaque and tartar that cannot be eliminated by brushing and flossing alone. This process helps prevent tooth decay and gum disease, contributing to your overall oral health.

What to Expect During Your Cleaning

When you come in for a dental cleaning, we start with a thorough examination of your mouth. This allows us to identify any areas of concern that need special attention. Our hygienists then use specialized tools to remove plaque and tartar from your teeth, followed by a professional polishing that leaves your teeth feeling smooth and clean. We finish by providing personalized advice on how to maintain your oral health at home.

The Role of Dental Exams

During your exam, we look for signs of dental issues that need to be fixed before they become bigger problems. Early detection is key to effective treatment and these exams allow us to catch problems before they become more serious. We also review your dental and medical history to ensure that we are aware of any conditions that might affect your treatment.

What Happens During a Dental Exam?

Our dental exams are comprehensive and designed to be as comfortable as possible. During your exam, you can expect:

  • A thorough review of your dental and medical history
  • An examination of your teeth, gums and mouth
  • X-rays, if necessary, to check for issues not visible to the naked eye
  • A discussion about your oral health and any concerns you might have

The Benefits of Regular Visits

By coming in for regular cleanings and exams, you are taking a proactive approach to your oral health. These visits help prevent serious dental problems, reduce the need for extensive treatments and keep your smile looking its best. We are committed to making each visit as pleasant and informative as possible, ensuring that you leave with the knowledge and tools needed to maintain a healthy mouth.

Our Commitment to Your Health

We are dedicated to providing high-quality dental care in a welcoming and comfortable environment. Our team is here to support you in maintaining your oral health and achieving the smile you deserve. We encourage you to schedule regular cleanings and exams as part of your routine healthcare.

Remember, a healthy smile is a beautiful smile. Let us help you keep it that way with our comprehensive dental cleanings and exams in Boise, Idaho. Schedule yours with our dentists, Dr. Chad Hess, Dr. Randy Moss or Dr. Hayden Hess, by calling Emerald West Dental at 208-323-2294.

See for yourself the kind of dental care we can do for you by scheduling your consultation. Call us today!


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