Dental Cleaning Emerald Isle, NC

Dental Cleanings An Overview

Routine dental cleanings can help patients avoid the need for more complex dental treatments. Patients who get their teeth cleaned on a regular basis are less likely to develop advanced dental health concerns and enjoy a healthier, brighter smile. Maintaining the health of your teeth and gums protects the stability and comfort of your smile.

Benefits of Dental Cleanings

Dental cleanings can help prevent the spread of oral disease and decay. Teeth cleanings performed by an experienced dental hygienist can reach areas that regular brushing and flossing can not. Patients who get their teeth cleaned on a bi-annual basis are less likely to develop:

Professional dental cleanings are apart of a regular oral hygiene routine. Brushing and flossing at least twice a day helps keep gums and teeth healthy in between professional cleanings. Dr. Aubrey Myers can provide teeth cleanings at regularly scheduled dental health exam for the convenience and health of our patients.

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Dental Cleanings What to Expect

Our dental hygienist typically performs the dental cleaning. Our hygienists are highly trained and experienced in providing gentle and thorough dental cleanings. They are always available to answer questions and allow time to discuss any dental anxiety you may be experiencing.

Using specialized tools, a gentle hand, and with years of experience, our dental hygienist will carefully clean all surfaces of each tooth. Dental cleanings also help to clean the gums and can help balance oral bacteria preventing the spread of disease causing bacteria.

Dental Cleanings FAQs

How often should I get my teeth cleaned?

The American Dental Association and Dr. Myers recommend patients get their teeth professionally cleaned every 6 months. Professional teeth cleanings help to remove hard to reach tartar and plaque. Patients who get their teeth cleaned biannually are less likely to develop complex oral health concerns.

Will my teeth cleaning be painful?

Our dental care team is highly trained and skilled at cleaning teeth. Our team is gentle and compassionate and perform teeth cleanings with precision and care. Most patients experience little to no discomfort during their teeth cleanings. If you experience dental anxiety, be sure to let your dental hygienist know.

Dr. Aubrey Myers

Why choose Aubrey Myers, DDS?

It’s more than “just the teeth” with Dr. Myers

Dr. Myers is an alumnus of the Dawson Academy and a member of the AACD. For over 19 years, Dr. Aubrey Myers has provided her patients with exceptional preventive, general, cosmetic and reconstructive dental care. Dr. Myers is a retired US Navy dentist who has recently moved back to the Emerald Isle community. She looks forward to providing the community with her unique approach to complete dentistry.

What sets Dr. Myers apart from other dentists in the area is her advanced training and ongoing commitment to providing complete dental care. Our Crystal Coast dental care team is focused on offering individualized, conservative dental care to achieve stable, functional and beautiful smiles with specific attention and consideration to the patient’s unique needs, desires, and goals.

We welcome new and returning patients from Cedar Point, Cape Carteret, Bogue, Emerald Isle and surrounding communities. Contact our Emerald Isle, NC dentist office or click here to request an appointment online.