Dental treatment helps to deep clean your teeth to prevent infections and disease. There are different types of dental cleanings that your dentist can perform on you.

Types of Dental Cleaning:

These below mentioned are the four different types of dental cleaning treatments.

Child dental treatment

It is easier to maintain your dental health from the beginning. When the first teeth erupt, their journey for dental health maintenance gets a head start.

You can get this treatment for your child from the age of 4, twice a year. It will not only help them maintain their oral health but also builds discipline in them. You can get this treatment from a pediatrician or a regular dentist.

Adult dental cleaning

Most adults are careless about the food they consume and its impact on dental health. To minimize the risk of getting infected from dental diseases. It will also polish your teeth.

Periodontal cleaning

It is a preventive measure to avoid periodontal diseases. In this process, your dentist removes plaque from both above and below the gumline. It also helps to remove stains from your teeth.

Deep dental cleaning

In this process, root planing and scaling are performed by your dentist. Your dentist will clean your teeth, gums, and roots. It restores your dental health and helps to repair your roots.

Dental cleaning procedure

The process of dental cleaning is simple and harmless. It rarely requires an anesthetic shot.

Dental examination

The first step is always a pre-treatment checkup. Your dentist will take some x-rays, and give a look around your mouth to assess the position of your dental health.

If everything seems fine, your dentist will proceed with the treatment.

Removal of plaque

Now, when the real treatment begins. Your dentist will remove the plaque and tartar by using a scaler. This treatment depends on the amount of tartar you have in your mouth.

Once it is completed, your dentist will move to the next part.

Cleaning with toothpaste

To make sure no tartar is left inside your mouth, your dentist will brush your teeth with strong fluoride toothpaste and an electronic brush.

It is used to scrub your teeth and is recommended to get it done by a professional only.


Flossing is essential to deep clean your teeth and whatever in between. But, when a professional perform it, you will find it extremely comforting.

This process makes sure no residue is left after the treatment.


Lastly, getting a fluoride mouthwash helps to get that fresh breathing. It is also essential to get rid of any residue hidden somewhere inside your mouth.

The fluoride treatment

This treatment is performed to put the last seal to your dental cleaning treatment. It helps protect your teeth from bacteria for months.

Additional treatment

You can also get a fluoride varnish on your teeth to make them appear bright and shiny. 

The dental cleaning process is all about making you feel good, and actually leaves an impact on your dental health. To get treatment from an expert professional, contact us now.