What is A Dental Cleaning?
Even with an excellent oral hygiene routine at home, it can still be beneficial to have a professional cleaning at KFA Dental Excellence twice each year. Using state-of-the-art equipment, a teeth cleaning eliminates built-up plaque and tartar, removes any stains from your teeth, and gives you a fresh, healthy, bright smile. After your cleaning, you can get tips on caring for your teeth at home and learn if there are any areas that may need more care. A professional cleaning will give Drs. Kahn, Ferrari, Aldieri, and their team the opportunity to look for any issues in your mouth that may require more treatment. Make an appointment at our Farmingdale, NY location today to freshen up your dental health.
Dental Cleaning Reviews
"KFA Dental has been one of the best dental experiences since I was a young kid. The office is welcoming and beautiful and the staff there are some of the most amazing and nicest people I’ve ever met. Brianna was my hygienist and she literally had hands of an angel! I usually have sensitivity during a cleaning and I felt nothing! She was so wonderful I could have slept on the chair! So happy I switched to this practice and I would recommend them to everyone! They are so precise and they truly care about your comfort level and your mouth health!"- C.S. / Google / Dec 19, 2020
"I’ve been coming to KFA since 2014, and they are the best Dental office I’ve ever been to! I’ve seen all the Doctors for treatment, and I’ve seen all the hygienist for my cleanings. They treat you like family and they take the “fear of going to the dentist” away!!!! And you have so much fun! (Who has fun at the dentist?!) come here and you will! I recently brought my son who is 2 for his first dental visit. Brianna saw him and she made it so much for him. He even allowed Dr. Kahn and Dr. Aldieri to check his teeth. He actually had so much fun, he asked if we can go back to the dentist when we left. If your looking for a new dental home. This place is it!"- S.F. / Google / Feb 11, 2021
"Absolutely love KFA! all my family comes here. I just took my 6 year old daughter for a cleaning and she saw Melissa who was so thorough and gentle. My daughter truly loves it here as well as myself. The staff is super friendly, they treat you like family and really care about your oral health. I recommend everyone to this office!"- L.C. / Google / Feb 25, 2021
"KFA Dental is the best. I've been a patient at the practice for close to 20 years. The staff is friendly, detailed and professional. Dr. Ferrari does amazing work and I truly feel that she loves her profession and making a difference with my smile. Victoria is a great hygienist. She cares about my dental health and I look forward to my cleanings with her."- G.G. / Google / Mar 18, 2021
"Dr. Ferrari, Christine, Briana and the rest of the KFA team have been extremely wonderful to work with. They have incredible bedside manor, superior understanding of patients needs, payment flexibility and a wide array of industry knowledge second to none. I have worked through numerous procedures with them from cleanings, to root canal, crowns, and wisdom teeth extractions. The experience has been wonderful and the team prides themselves on the highest level or professionalism. They utilize the latest and greatest technology, are local to anyone in the Long Island area, and really go the extra mile to ensure your smile and experience are both just as perfect. 5 Stars highly recommend."- S.N. / Google / Oct 21, 2021
Will I Benefit from A Dental Cleaning?
The ADA (American Dental Association) suggests professional dental cleanings twice per year. Babies should get their first dental exam before they turn one, and following that, one of our excellent doctors can help you decide when your child is old enough for their next appointment. A teeth cleaning may help you avoid cavities at any age due to plaque buildup, the biggest cause of tooth decay, is removed. It will also remove tartar and stains on your teeth, giving a glowing appearance to your clean mouth. If you’d like to brighten your smile, freshen your breath, and improve your overall oral health, make an appointment for your whole family at KFA Dental Excellence.
How Will You Clean My Teeth?
Your teeth cleaning will start by addressing the tartar and plaque that have built up on your enamel, which is usually hard to remove with just daily brushing and flossing. Advanced tools are used to carefully scale buildup without harming your teeth. To start, an ultrasonic device addresses large areas of tartar and plaque with a lubricating mist and high-speed vibrations. Then, handheld instruments, like a scaler or curette, will remove any remaining buildup. Every tooth needs to be treated individually to get all the buildup. After the teeth have been scaled, your enamel will be polished to remove stains from your teeth. If requested or needed, a professional fluoride treatment will be done following the cleaning. Once complete, you will have a fresh, clean mouth.
What Comes After My Teeth Cleaning?
One of our skilled dentists may suggest cleanings more frequently if you have any oral health concerns, such as periodontal disease. Otherwise, your next teeth cleaning will be scheduled for approximately six months later. During your appointment, your dentist or an assistant can help you design a good at-home oral care routine by demonstrating techniques and recommending products that will focus on your specific concerns. Both regular dental visits and a good home routine can be very beneficial for your teeth, wallet, and overall mouth health so be sure to attend your regular dental appointments at KFA Dental Excellence.
Help keep your mouth, gums, and teeth healthy with dental cleanings twice a year at KFA Dental Excellence. Drs. Kahn, Ferrari, and Aldieri or a member of their team can help both adults and children boost their oral and overall health with teeth cleanings. A vital part of a proactive dental care plan, a professional cleaning can save you from pain and extensive treatments later. Contact our Farmingdale, NY office to schedule appointments for your whole family today.
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