Welcoming New NHS Patients
Nervous Patient Friendly
Facial Treatments Available

hygienistPlaque will develop naturally and adheres to the surfaces of the teeth especially at the gum margins. Brushing regularly twice a day will remove the plaque which is soft debris. Flossing will remove plaque between teeth. However lack of this will convert plaque to tartar. This is calcified and harder and can only be removed regularly by a dental surgeon or hygienist. Failure to remove this regularly will increase the accumulation, deteriorating the gums and loss of bone around the teeth.

Your dentist will suggest 3 or 6 or 12 monthly interval for hygiene treatment depending on your own personal circumstances or needs for gum maintenance. We advice patients of this.

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close