These are the early sign of gingivitis from plaque accumulation; it indicates that you need a dental cleaning.
1. Red and swelling gum, bleeding during brushing
2. Gum recession and sensitivity
3. Bad breath
4. Yellowish teeth colored
5. Teeth mobility
The accumulation of calculus for a long time will cause a periodontal disease which results in severe tooth mobility and fall-off
Treatment time for teeth cleaning
It depends on the amount of calculus, approximately 15 minutes to 1 hour.
Q: When should I start teeth cleaning?
A: It should begin when the first tooth appears in your mouth.
Q: how often should I do teeth cleaning?
A: every 3 to 6 months
Q: Are teeth cleaning harm my teeth?
A: During teeth cleaning, the dentist will clean out all the plaque, calculus, and staining on the teeth surface only. It does not harm your teeth.
Q: Does regular teeth cleaning has any effect on my teeth?
A: Normally after teeth cleaning, you could feel some sensitivity, but it will be better and resolved in a few days.