What is a Dental Hygienist?
A Dental Hygienist is a highly skilled dental professional that has spent many years specifically training to prevent, monitor and treat gum disease and maintain a oral health.
Why should I visit a Dental Hygienist?
A Dental Hygienist will help you maintain a healthy mouth by thoroughly cleaning the teeth, removing stains and removing an hardened plaque (tartar) deposits from below the gum line. You will also be shown new and effective ways to manage your oral hygiene at home and shown tools and techniques that might benefit you.
How often should I see a hygienist?
How often you should visit will depend on a variety of factors, most people will see the hygienist every 3-6 months.
I have Dental Implants, do I need to see a hygienist?
Absolutely! Dental Implants are a fantastic option for replacing missing teeth and if these are cared for correctly they can last a life-time! Without proper maintenance dental implants will fail. Hygiene care is an essential part of this maintenance and it's the best way to ensure long-term implant success.
Dental Confidence Ltd, 24 Westwood Road, Southampton, SO17 1DN
t. 023 8032 8900 e. [email protected]
Monday 8.30 - 5.30
Tuesday 8.30 - 5.30
Wednesday 8.30 - 5.30
Thursday 8.30 - 5.30
Friday 8.30 - 2