Whether it’s a routine cleaning or a deep cleaning, regular visits with the dental hygienist is one of the critical factors for keeping healthy teeth. In the United States, the most common reason for tooth loss is not fractures or decay…it’s gum disease. A hygiene appointment is much more than just getting your teeth cleaned. Our hygienists will work with you in building a comprehensive home care plan specifically fit to your needs and preferences. We’ll answer all your questions, help you pick the right hygiene products and give you tips on how to avoid problems later. Did you know that regular cleanings lead to better overall health by decreasing inflammation?