Teeth Scaling & Polishing Treatments

Teeth Scaling & Polishing Treatments in Peelamedu, Coimbatore

Scaling is the process which removes the hard tartar that forms on your teeth like ‘scale’ inside a kettle and can’t be removed by brushing alone. Scaling also removes trapped food & sticky ‘plaque’ which contains millions of bacteria which cause decay and other gum disease. At Sri Sakthi Dental Clinic, Avinashi Road, Coimbatore, stains from coffee, tea, cigarettes or even red wine can also be cleaned away when the teeth are polished.

Your teeth will be scaled by our expert Dentists. If your own teeth cleaning is very proper then your scaling and polishing will take less time. Our Dentists provide scaling and polishing for most patients at regular intervals even if the patients are considered to be at low risk of developing gum disease.

Routine scaling & polishing treatment is sometimes referred to as "prophylaxis", "professional mechanical plaque removal" or "periodontal instrumentation". We’ll be happy to help you sort through the available options, select the right treatments for your unique needs and goals, and plan the ideal smile makeover that exceeds your expectations at our Dental Clinic, Peelamedu, Coimbatore.

Frequently Asked Questions of Teeth Scaling & Polishing Treatments

  • How is Scaling and Polishing done?

    A scale & polish can be done by the dentist. The first scrape stage removes the deposits of plaque & tartar. Often an ultrasound scraper is used to get rid of the bulk of the tartar, followed by specialised hand held instruments to scrape away any stubborn remains.

  • Is Scaling and Polishing painful?

    During teeth scaling process the dentist will numb the gums & tooth roots with a local anesthesia. But teeth scaling & root planning cause very little discomfort.

  • e?What does Scale and Polish mean?

    A scale & polish is a quick cleaning of the teeth done by a dentist. An Ultrasonic, the dentist will clean around the gum line on the back & front of your teeth to remove any plaque and tartar. The treatment is completed by a quick polish of the teeth.

  • What to eat after Scaling Teeth?

    Bananas, yogurt, applesauce, soups or hard-boiled eggs are all good options. Avoid hot or cold foods as well as anything sticky or crunchy. It is common to feel some sensitivity after a teeth cleaning.

  • Does Scaling weaken Teeth?

    Enamel of the teeth is the hardest substance in the human body hence scaling cannot weaken the teeth. On the contrary scaling breathes life into our teeth & gums as this helps in removal of deposits like tartar & calculus which assemble on our teeth and gums causing them harm.

  • What is good Oral Health?

    You must practice good oral hygiene every day, for a healthy smile. Brushing teeth after taking meals, using antimicrobial mouthwash & flossing at least once per day helps to keep the disease-causing bacteria from causing tooth decay.

  • What is Oral Surgery in Dentistry?

    An oral surgeon is a dental specialist who performs surgical procedures on the mouth, teeth, jaws & face. The word maxillofacial means relating to the jaws & face. An OMS attends 4 years of dental school & then completes at least four to six additional years of surgical training.

  • Do you have clients from different location of the Coimbatore?

    Yes, We have more happy patients from different location of the Coimbatore, such as Peelamedu, Hope College, Avinashi Road, Cheranmanagar, Vilankurichi, Ondipudur, Singanallur, Sulur, Varadharajapuram, Ramanujam Nagar, Sowripalayam, Shanthi Gears Road, Airport, Neelikonampalayam, Funmall, Codissia, Kamatchipuram, Pattanam, Mullai Nagar, Bharathi Nagar, Neelambur, Chinniyampalayam, KMCH, SIHS Colony, Nava India, Murugan nagar, Sivasakthi Nagar, VOC Colony, Veeriampalayam, Ganapathy, Saravanampatti, Kalapatti, Siranandha Puram, Thirumurugan Nagar, Mylampatti, Velaanaipatti, Thekkaloor, Nehru nagar, Avarampalayam.