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Scaling And Root Planing

At Fenton Family Dentistry in Fenton, MO

Scaling and root planing

The reason it’s so important to brush your teeth regularly is because bacteria can build on their surface. Over time, as the bacteria accumulate, it begins to harden, creating plaque and tartar. This bacterial structure then releases toxins that irritate the gums and trigger pain and occasional bleeding. We offer scaling and root planing procedures to eliminate the infection and prevent further harm to your oral health.

Scaling And Root Planing

What is Scaling and Root Planing?

Scaling and root planing is a standard treatment for periodontal disease – the infection and inflammation of gum tissue. This two-step process involves removing the layers of plaque from your tooth above and below the gumline to prevent.

how Does Scaling and root planing Work?

caling and root planing is a standard treatment for periodontal disease – the infection and inflammation of gum tissue. This two-step process involves removing the layers of plaque from your tooth above and below the gumline to prevent.

What are the Benefits of Scaling and Root Planing?

Eliminate bacterial infection from your teeth

Prevents having bad breath

Improve your overall dental health

Are You Looking for Periodontal Treatment with Scaling and Root Planing in Fenton, MO?

The team at Fenton Family Dentistry is here to help you achieve the healthiest smile possible. Get in touch with our office today to schedule your first appointment, and let’s discuss if this procedure is right for you!