In general, everyone needs a routine teeth cleaning once every six months. That goes for you and your kids and your spouse, your uncle, your aunt, your great grandfather: You get the idea. However, if you’re not sure what you need today when you call our Ankeny, IA practice when it comes to this portion of your dental care, then good news! We can help you sort it all out. When your smile is healthy, of course, you probably don’t have any major questions. However, when you are dealing with some questions and uncertainty, it’s completely understandable that you might wonder what to schedule with us. Let’s make it easy on you.
When All Seems Well: A Routine Cleaning
When your smile seems like it’s perfectly fine but you know it’s time to see us for preventive care, you’ll need to go ahead and call us up for a routine teeth cleaning. There’s no need to worry about any other type of treatment unless we advise you otherwise. Remember, when you set up your cleaning, you’ll also be coming in for a checkup, too. If you require a deep cleaning, a filling, or anything else at all, we’ll talk with you about your next visit. Otherwise, just keep up the good preventive work!
When Your Gums Need Help: A Deep Cleaning
When you’ve been told that you need periodontal care for your gum tissue, then you’re not going to be coming in for a traditional routine teeth cleaning. You’re going to be coming in for a deep cleaning. All you need to do is call us up schedule your visit. This may require up to four visits, so recognize that you may be scheduling more cleanings than usual until it’s time to switch back to your usual routine care. Of course: We will guide you through the process, so don’t worry.
When Your Teeth Are Stained: A Routine Cleaning And A Discussion About Whitening!
Dealing with discoloration? You may be hoping that we offer a special type of cleaning for this but you’ll still be coming in for your usual routine teeth cleaning, which will help with surface stains. However, if you want serious whitening, talk with us about cosmetic care!
Come In For Your Cleaning Treatment Today!
Come in for your cleanings like clockwork and you’ll be able to ensure your oral health, while asking about additional treatments, should you need them. Visit us for a dental checkup in Ankeny, IA by contacting Dental Impressions to schedule a visit at (515) 965-0230.