What can I expect during scaling and planning?
One of our dental experts may recommend dividing up your scaliplanningplaning into two or more appointments, depending on how advanced your gum disease is.
Before he begins, he will numb your gums. Then, he will use special instruments to clean your teeth and their roots. These instruments can include ultrasonic instruments to remove larger pieces of plaque, hand-held instruments to clean the roots and a water irrigation system to get rid of debris.