They play an important part in dental health care and are mainly concerned with gum health – showing people correct home care and helping to keep the teeth and gums healthy.
A visit to the Hygienist can help prevent gum disease and reduce the need for treatment.
Our Hygienists can help and advise you on all aspects of your continuing oral health.
The hygienist will work with your dentist to give you care that is tailored to your needs.The hygienist’s main work is to professionally clean the patient’s teeth. This is usually called ‘scaling and polishing’.
Plaque is a sticky coating that forms constantly on your teeth. They also give advice on diet and preventing dental decay.
Dental hygienists are specially trained to work with the dentist to give care to patients.
Book your Hygienist appointment today