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How Often Should You Get Your Teeth Cleaned?

Even for those who brush and floss their teeth twice on a daily basis, most dentist recommend getting a dental exam and cleaning every six months.

How Often Should You Get Your Teeth Cleaned

Why Should You Visit the Dentist Twice a Year

  • Tartar Control – although regular brushing can reduce plaque and tartar buildup, only your dentist or dental hygienist can remove it professionally.
  • Periodontal Evaluation – do your gums bleed? Your dentist can find out why in an exam.
  • Oral Cancer Screening – during a dental exam, your dentist can look for signs of oral cancer.

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