Scaling and root planing, also know as non-surgical periodontal therapy, or deep cleaning, is a procedure involving removal of dental plaque and calculus and then smoothing, or planing, of the surfaces of the roots, removing calculus, toxins, or microorganisms, that cause the inflammation and infection.
While at our office, we make sure that you receive the highest level of service and ensure that our dental work is of the highest quality. To ensure that you maintain great oral health, Dr Danoukh, Dr Fields and the hygienists will give you instructions on your home care and will point out your problem areas each time you are in for a maintenance . We will help you establish a dental hygiene routine that will keep your teeth healthy and white. If you have any questions about your current hygiene plan please ask us.