We all know that regular brushing helps to prevent tooth decay and gum disease, as well as keeping your mouth fresh, but it’s a good idea to regulary see a Hygienist to help improve oral health

Here are the top 5 benefits to seeing a hygienist 

Stain Removal

Stain removal makes a difference to your smile. Foods and drinks such as tea, coffee and red wine can cause staining over time. This staining can be difficult to remove with regular brushing. Our hygienists use sepcialised tools that removed staining, leaving you with a brighter, whiter smile.

Tartar Removal

Tartar is the hard calcified deposit that forms on your teeth. Tartar occurs when plague is left to harden on your teeth through ineffective brushing. Seeing a hygienist can help remove this tartar and advise you on how to prevent build up.

Prevent and control gum disease

Regular hygiene visits help reduce your risk of gum disease. If you already know you have a gum disease, a hygienist can help control this.

Prevent tooth loss

Gum disease eventually leads to loose teeth and ultimately tooth loss. Regular visits can help prevent this from happening.

Fresh Bresh 

Removing plaque and tartar from the teeth, in between the teeth and under the gums can help reduce bad breath,

For more information on our hygienists or too book an appointment,  please contact our practice in Charlton by calling  02088 560660, emailing info@charltonvillagedental.co.uk or by visiting our contact page.