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Scaling, Root Planing, deep cleaning

What’s a deep cleaning?

Deep teeth cleaning is also known as Scaling and Root Planing. It is very different from a regular cleaning. A regular cleaning focuses on the surfaces of the teeth and between teeth above the gum line. During a regular cleaning, the teeth are also polished. A deep teeth cleaning, on the other hand, is needed

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san diego Invisalign, teeth straightening, braces, alternative

How does Invisalign work?

Invisalign are invisible aligners custom made for your teeth. They work in a series of trays to help shift your teeth gradually. Our teeth will typically move up to 0.25 mm per tray. Every two weeks, you will receive a new set, slowly moving your teeth towards their ideal positions. Invisalign not only controls the

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fluoride, treatment, cavaties, decay, san diego

What are the benefits of fluoride?

Fluoride is a natural mineral that builds strong teeth and prevents cavities. It’s been an essential oral health treatment for decades. Fluoride supports healthy tooth enamel and fights the bacteria that harm teeth and gums. Fluoride is especially helpful if you’re at high risk and susceptible to developing cavities. These treatments in office have much

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