A complete home cleaning routine is essential to controlling plaque and tartar buildup. After receiving treatment for Gingivitis or Periodontitis, it important to maintain routines recommended by your dentist as to prevent future damage.
After completing your periodontal treatment, the dentist or hygienist will recommend regular periodontal cleanings four times a year. At each checkup, your gum tissue will be examined to ensure your progress of the restoration of ideal periodontal health. Your dentist will let you know if further treatment is needed to prevent progression.