Did you know dental cleaning (hygiene) plays a huge role in your overall health? It’s true. Dental hygiene not only impacts your overall health, but it can also indicate when things are going wrong inside the body.
As a clinic that offers dental cleaning in Vancouver, we take a holistic approach to your oral health. New patients get their blood pressure and pulse taken at the beginning of an appointment. Additionally, our dental hygienists perform a quick overall health check that includes:
Gum disease, or periodontitis, is a serious condition. Not only can the gum infection damage soft tissue. Without treatment, it can erode the bone that supports your teeth. Gum disease also correlates with several serious conditions, including:
Most people should schedule a professional teeth cleaning at least every six months. People with higher risk factors–age, diabetes, heart disease–should schedule more frequently.
At Pearl dental cleaning in Vancouver, all our services cater to your individual needs. Our trained dental hygienists will help you get the most out of every appointment.
The most important part of your dental cleaning is the scaling. If budget is a concern, we can work with you, splitting up the appointment and opting out of services such as polish and fluoride. We also take 10% off the bill for everyone that doesn’t have insurance.
Give us a call at 604-620-9901 to learn more about teeth cleaning and how we’re helping people around Vancouver achieve optimal health—inside and outside the mouth! You can also schedule an appointment online.
Emma Johnson is the owner of Pearl Boutique, a clinic that specializes in teeth whitening. She is a registered dental hygienist and completed her diploma at Camosun College, which offers one of the best recognized dental hygiene programs in Canada. Emma also holds a health science degree in kinesiology from the University of the Fraser Valley.