A dental prophylaxis is a cleaning procedure performed to thoroughly clean the teeth.
Periodontal diseases and gum inflammation occur when bacteria from plaque colonize on the gum tissue, either above or below the gum line.
These bacteria cause serious inflammation, bleeding from gums, bad breath, etc. Prophylaxis is an important dental treatment for halting the progression of periodontal disease 2 gingivitis.
Prophylaxis is recommended twice annually as a preventative measure but should be performed after every 3 4 months on periodontitis sufferers.
Scaling and root planing are also known as non-surgical periodontal therapy or deep cleaning. This procedure involves removal of dental plaque and calculus and thin smoothing or planing of the surfaces of the roots, removing Imentine or dentine that is impregnated with Catentes toxin, micro-organism.
Teeth Whitening & Bleaching
Teeth whitening is the process of removing stains from the tooth surface and enhancing the shade of your teeth. This whitening process starts by cleaning the teeth.
After removal of the film from your teeth enamel which occurs due to the food, you eat due to other substances. After cleaning, your dentist will cover the gums. After covering the gums completely, the dentist will apply a whitening agent on the teeth and leave it for 20 minutes.
The complete process takes 30 to 90 minutes depending on the severity of stains on teeth.
Teeth Whitening doesn’t have any risks associated however some people may feel sensitivity for a few days.
A whitening process for teeth refers to restoring the natural color by removing stains from the tooth or teeth surface. These whiteners are cleaning agents that are present in some mouthwashes or toothpaste. Teeth bleaching refers to the whitening process beyond their natural color. The procedure is done through active ingredients like hydrogen peroxide and carbamide peroxide, these are the most common agents for teeth bleaching.
At Dr. Vijay Dental Spa, we would recommend the best procedure by checking and keeping in mind the oral health of the patient. We offer the procedure that can give long-lasting results and with the desired look. For more info get in touch with us today.
Gum / flap Surgery
When non-surgical methods are not enough to address the effect of gum disease, gum flap surgery can restore the health of your smile.
Flap surgery is today’s leading method for repairing periodontal pockets.
When the periodontal pocket develops, the first step is treating them in cleaning & scaling. If this doesn’t work, then periodontal surgery is created.
Flap surgery helps to create an environment that makes gums easy to maintain periodontal health.
During this process, local anesthesia is administrated to the regime of surgery, after anesthesia a small incision is made to separate gums from the teeth.
Then, the inflamed gum tissue is removed and tooth roots can be cleared. Bone defects repaired with grafting material and proper regeneration of periodontal ligament can be encouraged by physical & Chemical methods.
Finally, an incision is closed and the procedure is completed.