Teeth cleaning and whitening Treatment
Teeth cleaning is an essential step in your oral health. During teeth cleaning, the accumulated plaque and hardened tartar are removed. The teeth are bathed with saliva prepared from calcium and other beneficial substances. This helps to keep the teeth strong and safe. Teeth cleaning and whitening Treatment in Jalandhar cost also depends on the conditions of teeth.
If tartar continues to grow on the teeth, bacteria can develop near the gums. Cleaning and polishing leave the tooth surfaces beautifully clean and smooth so bacteria cannot stick to them.
When scaling & polishing should be used
- Removing stains caused by food (coffee/tea) or tobacco.
- Preventing gum disease by removing tartar or calculus.
- Allowing screening for oral diseases such as caries and cavities.
Scaling, Polishing and Teeth Whitening Processes
Plaque and stones accumulated on your dentin are removed without causing damage to the dentin. For this, special equipment is used. The ultrasonic scaler is used to vibrate the teeth, loosen the hardened tartar between them, and then spray water to wash away the debris.
Polishing is usually done after scaling to remove stains and leave your teeth feeling smooth and shiny. A unique toothpaste-like material is poured into the cup and swirled over the teeth. It removes stains, plaque and soft debris from the teeth. It may taste a little salty.
How does teeth whitening differ from scaling and polishing?
You may have seen and felt that with age and consumption of dark-coloured foods such as coffee, tea, red wine or tobacco, the rust of the teeth starts to turn yellow. As we have already mentioned that Teeth cleaning and whitening treatment in Jalandhar is a cosmetic dental procedure and if your teeth are deep yellow, whitening will not work 100%. Reason is that the yellow color of teeth comes from inside of teeth. By lightening the pigmentation, we can reduce the tone of the color a bit but we can not remove the dark yellow color permanently from the teeth.