Calculus is a very serious problem for the health of our teeth. It arises from the plaque that forms on the teeth by the deposition of saliva and food debris on the surfaces of bacteria from our teeth. Plaque is not removed is saturated with minerals from saliva and thus is skamienieniu. Hard tartar deposits are a very conducive environment for the further growth of bacteria, which produce toxins that cause tooth decay and gingivitis.
Plaque removal is possible in a dental office in Wroclaw with special tools - scalers. There are home remedies to remove tartar. This is a precise procedure, which must be carried out very carefully so as not to damage the tooth enamel and irritate the gums.
Tartar removal can be performed in several ways:
Manual removal of tartar- Is the manual breaking and odrywaniu tartar from the tooth surface with a hand scalers - these are dental tools similar to dental probe, however, designed to remove the stone. Manual tartar removal procedure is cumbersome and often inaccurate, with a high risk of gum irritation. Manual removal of tartar is performed less frequently.
Mechanical removal of tartar- Done with a special machine vibration transfer to the appropriate terminals - drills and cutters. Vibration through the tip is transferred to the plaque deposits - so they are broken and detached from the surface of the tooth. In addition, in place of application of the drill or cutter is directed water jet, which is designed to cool the tip and warming washing pieces of tartar. This method of removing the tartar is rarely used in Wroclaw.
Ultrasound tartar removal- Through appropriate end ultrasound are transferred to tartar deposits and the surrounding water. Ultrasound causes plaque disruption and tearing it from the tooth surface. In addition, a stream of water washes away the stone debris from hard to reach places and gums out. It is very convenient, painless and accurate method for removing tartar CLINIDENT used in Wroclaw.
Calculus is the main cause of the development of serious diseases of the teeth - tooth decay, gingivitis and periodontitis. Tartar is created in every human being. The rate of formation may be different, but no one is free from it. That is why it is important to regularly remove tartar. Usually it is recommended to remove tartar every 6 - 12 months. The person particularly vulnerable to the rapid emergence of more frequent removal of tartar - every 3 - 4 months.
Removing tartar is also aesthetic surgery. Allows you to get rid of the unsightly yellow raids in the vicinity of cervical tooth - it is usually formed or already existing tartar. Frequent removal of plaque protects our teeth before retreating gums, exposing the roots of teeth and periodontitis, which in addition to its evident hazard is also visually very unpleasant disease.
If you plan orthodontic treatment or tooth whitening treatment in Wroclaw is CLINIDENT plaque removal is even necessary. Removing tartar must be completed before any other treatments. During the procedure, teeth whitening hidden beneath the surface plaque will not be bleached, and in the case of orthodontic treatment tartar can cause serious periodontal inflammation and tooth decay - may be the reasons for discontinuation of orthodontic treatment.
- Verified by: Dentist Rafał Pomianowski