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Good, experienced doctor. He found the problem immediately. And scalling and GIC done for two teeth. He is so keen to solve all... Read more reviews
Dental Tartar is also known as dental calculus. It is the hardened plaque which has been allowed to build up on the teeth and it can cause varied symptoms starting from bleeding gums or gingivitis to inflammation and even bad breath.
HOW IS DENTAL TARTAR DIAGNOSED?
Dentists can diagnose tartar based on dental examination with the help of a mirror and dental explorers to check the extent to which dental tartar has grown. In some cases a dental X-ray may be required
HOW IS DENTAL TARTAR TREATED?
The process for removing tartar is called scaling. During a scaling, the dentist or hygienist uses special instruments to remove tartar from your teeth above and below the gum line. A visit to the dentist once in every 6 months is important to remove any plaque and tartar that might have formed and to prevent further complications.
DID YOU KNOW?
Frequent cleaning of teeth can prevent the plaque to become dental tartar.