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Selective Tooth Polishing

To Polish or Not to Polish In students in dental hygiene school were all taught to polish the teeth.  But what is the real purpose of this gritty polishing?  Stain removal. Is this final procedure really necessary?   For years we have all … Continued

Tooth Stain

Tooth Stain removal or whiten As we age our bodies change.  Our hair changes color as well as our teeth.  Some tooth staining is extrinsic, on the outside of the tooth.  This stain can be caused by dark drinks such … Continued

The TARTAR Build-UP that’ll destroy your teeth…

I think we all know when we come across someone with bad breathe, it's hard not to pay attention to that instead of the content to which they are speaking. If you have friends, family or significant others that have … Continued

What Do Dental Hygienists Do?

Dental Hygienists are Preventive Specialists As part of patient care services, dental hygienists may: perform oral health care assessments that include reviewing patients' health history, dental charting, oral cancer screening, taking and recording blood pressure and oral periodontal disease evaluations. … Continued