Why do we need to have regular dental hygien at the office?

Bacterial dental plaque is an invisible sticky bacterial layer around your teeth and gum that makes acid. This acid causes damage to bone, gum, and teeth. With regular dental cleaning, the acidity level stays low.

Why do we have to take x-rays?

There are different parts of the mouth including bone and teeth that should be checked by x-rays.

What does the fluoride rinse do after dental cleaning?

After removing harmful bacterial dental plaque by hygienists, the fluoride rinse which is rich in fluoride would increase teeth structure strength.

Do kids need to take fluoride rinse?

Yes, except for kids under 3. They do not need to take fluoride.

When should babies have their first dental appointment?

The first appointment should be between 6-12 months of age.

How often should a tootbrush be replaced?

A toothbrush should be replaced every 3 – 4 months.

What does the blue light do to my fillings?

The blue light hardens the fillings.

At which months during pregnancy is it safer to visit a dentist?

The 3rd to 6th month of pregnancy is safer.