Teeth are the hardest structures of the human body. Like all other parts of the body, even the teeth and gums need to be taken care of by regular brushing and flossing. One should know the correct technique to clean the teeth and gums.
is a routine dental procedure recommended by dentists every 6-8 months.
By every meal we eat, gets deposited little by little between the gaps
of our teeth and gums. If these areas are left uncleaned, they turn hard
by deposition of calcium an minerals from human saliva. It also acts as
a cushion for accumulation of harmful bacteria.
Sometimes it is difficult for a normal person to clean these hard to clean areas. This is where the dentist can be of help by performing dental prophylaxis. Later polishing of teeth is done which helps to remove any residual stains on the tooth surface.