Teeth Cleaning

Help Prevent Plaque and Tartar

No matter how good your oral hygiene is, stubborn tartar and plaque can easily build up on your teeth, causing tooth decay, and other health issues. Professional teeth cleaning help improve both the look and health of your smile.

Cleanings Are Cost-Effective
And Beneficial To Your Health

Teeth cleaning is a great way to help prevent plaque and tartar from building up and hardening on your teeth. This treatment also gives you a shiny and smooth look of the teeth surface.

Get A Closer Look

A cleaning is usually a part of an exam that allows your dentist to check for gum disease and other oral health issues.

Improve Your Routine

During your appointment, our team can instruct you on proper brushing and flossing to help keep your smile clean between visits.

Preventive Care

Biannual dental cleanings and exams are usually covered by your insurance or have a comparatively

How Cleanings Work

Only Half Of Americans Visit
The Dentist Regularly

Despite the widely known benefits of regular exams and cleanings, a research study conducted by the Health Policy Institute and the American Dental Association found that many Americans still neglect their oral health.

In short, everyone. Everyone should get a routine check up every six months.

All Children

Because of their sugary diets and oral hygiene, children are especially susceptible to cavities and need regular cleanings.

“High-Risk” Patients

Diabetes, smoking, and other factors can make you more susceptible to gum disease, so frequent visits are especially important.

All Adults

As you age, your smile does too. Regular cleanings allow your dentist to keep your smile healthy and bright for a lifetime.

Worried About The Cost?

You’re in luck. Biannual cleanings and exams are usually covered by insurance plans or only carry a very small co-pay that costs less than a tank of gas.

Because regular check-ups can help Dr. Patil identify oral health issues at their earliest, most treatable stages, they can actually save you money on expensive treatments in the long-run.

The Results?
A Cleaner, Brighter Smile

One of the great benefits of a professional teeth cleaning is that it can enhance both the health and look of your smile. Because the procedure is used to remove stubborn plaque and tartar around your gumline, you can reduce your risk of gum disease and decay as well as help your teeth look smoother and shinier in one appointment.

Because the treatment is minimally invasive and generally does not require any anesthetics, it has virtually no downtime and you can return to your normal activities immediately after leaving our practice.

Treatments We Offer

Visual Exam

Dr. Patil will begin by using state-of-the-art tools to examine the health of your teeth and gums.

Digital X-Rays

In some cases, he may use x-rays to examine the density and integrity of your teeth and jawbone.

Cancer Screening

By examining your soft tissues, Dr. Patil can point out abnormalities that might indicate oral cancer.


A hygienist will use special tools to remove hard-to-reach plaque and tartar.


The hygienist will then use a rotary tool to polish your teeth with a gritty toothpaste.


We will end your cleaning with any necessary tips for better at-home brushing and flossing.

Watch What Happens
During Treatment

If you experience symptoms of gum disease, visiting a periodontist is the best way to get the care you need.

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