Information about professional teeth hygiene in Pennsylvania
Sometimes it is difficult to remove plaque and tartar from the surface of the teeth. Dental Hygienists in Pennsylvania use different methods.
Soft plaque is removed by rotating brushes using a special paste.
Solid plaque (tartar) is removed from the surface of the tooth with ultrasonic device and special hand tools. After removing of tartar the teeth are polished.
Pigmented coating (formed by smoking, coffee, tea and other coloring substances) is removed with the special sand jet. In that case of cosmetically restored teeth, they must be polished. Procedure takes 60-90 minutes. In some cases this procedure can be performed several times.