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Dental Cleaning Oxnard, CA

Dental CleaningsAn Overview

Preventive dental care is the foundation of a lifelong healthy smile. Dr. Georgia Haddad encourages all patients to visit our Oxnard, CA dentist office at least twice a year for professional dental cleanings and a thorough oral health check up.

Professional dental cleanings can help patients keep their teeth and gums healthy and clean. Professional dental cleanings every 6 months can help prevent the development of common dental problems and provide the opportunity for our team to screen for a range of concerns including gum disease, oral cancer and bite problems.

Benefits of Dental Cleanings

  • Help prevent gum disease
  • Help prevent tooth decay or tooth loss
  • Can allow patients to avoid advanced restorative dentistry
  • Can save time and money
  • Helps protect bite stability
  • Retain natural teeth for life

In office dental cleanings reach areas of the teeth that regular brushing and flossing can not and are a vital part of a good oral hygiene routine. Dr. Haddad and our dental care team are dedicated to protecting your oral health through preventive dental care and patient education.

Dental Cleanings What to Expect

Your dental cleaning will begin with a thorough oral examination. Dr. Haddad provides comprehensive general dental check-ups to ensure that there are no underlying dental concerns that need to be addressed. Oral cancer screenings, tooth decay screenings, and potentially x-rays will be used to gain a better understanding of the condition of your oral health. Regular dental cleanings will help patients prevent the development of complex oral health concerns.

Patients with a healthy smile as a result of daily oral hygiene and routine dental care typically do not experience discomfort during their dental cleanings. Dr. Haddad and our dental care team work to ensure that all of our patients are as comfortable as possible while receiving dental treatments. For patients with fear of the dentist, Dr. Haddad can offer sedation options that will put you at ease.

Dental Cleanings For A Lasting Smile

Our family dental practice serves patients of all ages, recommending that young patients come in for their first visit as soon as the primary teeth begin erupting. We believe that early oral health care can set our children up for a lifetime of healthy oral hygiene habits that will protect their teeth and gums of disease and decay. Dr. Haddad enjoys and excels at helping children learn how to properly care for their smiles while building a healthy doctor-patient relationship.

We offer the convenience of being a one stop, all inclusive dental practice for your entire family. Disease prevention and personalized patient education provide the foundation of your dental practice. Dr. Haddad emphasizes the importance of a healthy smile for overall physical health and well being. We can meet most of your dental health needs under one roof and offer a consistency of care for restorative and cosmetic treatment plans.

Dental Cleanings FAQs

How long can you go between dental cleanings?

The ADA recommends that patients schedule dental visits and teeth cleanings every 6 months. This ensures that patients’ oral health is in check, and any new dental issues are caught as early as possible.

Do dental cleanings whiten teeth?

Most patients notice a difference in the whiteness in their teeth before and after a dental cleaning. The roses of a dental cleaning removes plaque and tartar from the surface of a patient’s teeth resulting in a whiter appearance.

Is teeth cleaning painful?

Teeth cleaning can cause tooth sensitivity and some slight pain, especially when gums are inflamed or infected. Patients with sensitive gums may be uncomfortable during a dental cleaning, but it is better than letting plaque and bacteria buildup overtime.